DMV Forms in New York

The New York Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) provides most of its forms online, though some are only available through state agencies and driver's education providers. Below, you'll find several forms available for download—all you need is Adobe's free PDF Reader in order to view, save, and print these forms at home.

If you do not see the form that you need, you may have to request it from your local DMV office.

Looking for manuals? Head over to our pages with New York driver's handbooks and motorcycle manuals for more.

Most Requested Forms

MV-232
Address Change
Use this form to notify the NY Department of Motor Vehicles of an address change.
MV-44EDL
Application for Enhanced Driver License or Non-Driver ID Card
Application for enhanced driver's license, permit, OR NY identification card, which can be used for easy passage into Mexico, Canada, and some Caribbean countries.
MV-44
Application for Permit, Driver License Or Non Driver ID Card Form
Application for original OR replacement NY learner's permit, identification card, OR driver's license.
MV-44
Application for Permit, Driver License or Non-Driver ID Card
Application for original OR replacement NY learner's permit, identification card, OR driver's license.
SS-5
Application for a Social Security Card
This form can be used to change your name on your social security card.
MV-353
Certification of NYS Registration for Transfer of NonTitled Vehicle
MV-262
Certification of Supervised Driving
Submit this form to verify you've completed the required amount of behind-the-wheel practice hours while holding a NY junior permit (Class DJ or MJ).
MV-285
DL Driver Ed Student Certificate of Completion
Submit this form to the New York DMV after completing a Driver's Ed course (classroom AND behind-the-wheel education) to be eligible for an unrestricted license. Must be obtained from your Driver's Ed provider. Not available online.
MV-278
DL Pre licensing Course Completion Certificate
Submit this form to the NY DMV after completing an approved pre-licensing course. Can only be obtained from your driver's education provider. Not available online.
MV-44.1
How to Apply for A New York Learner Permit, Driver License, Non-Driver ID Card
Checklist and instructions for permit, driver's license, and ID card applications, renewals, and replacements.
MV-285
MV-285 Driver Education Course Completion Certificate
Submit this form to the New York DMV after completing a Driver's Ed course (classroom AND behind-the-wheel education) to be eligible for an unrestricted license. Must be obtained from your Driver's Ed provider. Not available online.
MV-78B
Police Report Stolen License Plates, Driver's License, Commercial Driver's License, Documents
Submit this form to the NY DMV to request a free replacement of stolen license plates OR driver's license. Must be obtained and completed at a police agency. Not available online.
MV-278
Pre-licensing Course Completion Certificate
Submit this form to the NY DMV after completing an approved pre-licensing course. Can only be obtained from your driver's education provider. Not available online.
MV-82.1
Registering/Titling a Vehicle in New York State
Instructions for using vehicle registration and title application, including a list of required documentation.
MV-82.1S
Registro/Titularidad de Vehiculos en el Estado de Nueva York
Spanish language instructions and document requirements for the vehicle registration and title form.
MV-104
Report of Motor Vehicle Accident
Complete this form to report an accident to the New York DMV.
MV-15
Request for DMV Records
Use this form to order your own DMV records or somebody else's for purposes allowed by law.
MV-215
Request for Refund of Fee Paid for Motor Vehicle Registrations and Driver Licenses
Submit this form if you have grounds to request a refund for license OR registration fees you paid to the New York Department of Motor Vehicles.
MV-50
Retail Bill of Sale
MV-44S
Solicitud Para Obtener la Licencia de Conducir o una Tarjeta de Identificacion de no COnductor
Spanish language application for a driver's license, permit, or ID card. Can also be used for renewals, replacements, & changes.
MV-912
Vehicle Bill of Sale
Use this form as a receipt/record when buying or selling a vehicle in New York.
MV-82
Vehicle Registration/Title Application
Application for NY title (original or replacement), registration (original, renewal, duplicate, or corrected), OR plate transfers.

Driver's License & ID Forms

SS-5
Application for a Social Security Card
This form can be used to change your name on your social security card.
Ver. 2017
Medical Certification Form New Driver Applicant
Use this this medical certification form when applying for your NY taxi OR limousine certifications. Must be completed by a medical professional.
DS-115
Request for NYS Driving Privileges
Mail this form to the NY DMV if you're residing out-of-state AND want to request a reinstatement of your New York driving privileges.
MV-45
Statement of Identity and/or Residence by Parent/Guardian
Use this form if your child doesn%u2019t have adequate proof of name or residence. MUST be completed AT the DMV office by a parent/guardian.
MV-TEENS
Teen Electronic Event Notification Service (TEENS) Enrollment and Consent
Submit this form to enroll in the NY DMV's Teen Electronic Event Notification Service (TEENS). TEENS will send you notifications of your teen driver's tickets, suspensions, and accidents.
MV-619
Vision Test Report
Submit this form in lieu of taking a vision exam at the NY DMV when applying for your driver's license. Must be completed by a medical professional.
MV-619
Vision Test Report Spanish
Submit this form in lieu of taking a vision exam at the NY DMV when applying for your driver's license. Must be completed by a medical professional.

Title & Registration Forms

MV-349.1
Affidavit for Transfer of Motor Vehicle
Complete this form to transfer ownership of a deceased person's vehicle to a surviving spouse or child who is young in age. See form for age restrictions. Must be submitted with a death certificate.
MV-454
Affirmation for Renewal/Lost Registration for Absentee Owner
Use this form to verify a member of the military (stationed outside of New York) has given you permission to use AND renew their car%u2019s registration (if applicable).
CP-30
Application Custom Plates
Application for custom license plates.
CP-30
Application for Custom Plate
Use this form to apply for specialized NY license plates (e.g. personalized, organizational, sports, regional, etc.). Do not use to order military/veteran, professional, or emergency license plates.
MV-82TON
Application for Title
Apply for an NY Certificate of Title ONLY. Only applies to certain vehicles and vessels. See instructions on form for applicable vehicles and vessels.
MV-902
Application for a Duplicate Title
Use this form to request a duplicate AND/OR corrected vehicle title from the NY Department of Motor Vehicles.
MV-82B
Boat Registration/Title Application
Use this form to title and register your boat, to renew registration, or to request replacement documents.
DTF-804
Claim for Credit of Sales Tax Paid to Another
Application for NY sales and use tax credit concerning a vehicle you already paid sales taxes on in another state.
DTF-803
Claim for Sales and Use Tax Exemption - Title/Registration
Use this form if you have grounds for exemption from sales and use taxes on a vehicle you're titling/registering.
368
Collection Receipt or Informal Entry
Submit this form to the NY Department of Motor Vehicles when registering a car imported from another country. Must be obtained from U.S. Customs and Border Protection. Not available online.
ID-82S
Comprobantes de Identidad
Spanish language list of acceptable forms of ID for vehicle registration & titling.
MV-440H
Historical License Plates
Submit this form to register a historical vehicle with the New York Department of Motor Vehicles.
MV-82ITP
In-Transit Permit/Title Application
Use this form to apply for a temporary registration that allows you to temporarily operate a vehicle in order to move it.
MV-900
Notice of Lien
Notify the NY Department of Motor Vehicles of lien(s) placed on a car.
MV-901
Notice of Recorded Lien
This form is to be completed by the lienholder when the lien on a vehicle has been satisfied. The DMV will send this form to the lienholder. Not available online.
PD-7
Plate Surrender Application
Use this form to surrender your New York license plates to the Department of Motor Vehicles.
ID-82
Proof of Identity
List of accepted forms of proof of identity for vehicle registration and title applications.
MV-83SAL
Salvage Examination/Title Application
Apply for a salvage title AND/OR salvage vehicle exam with the New York DMV.
MV-82SN
Snowmobile Registration Application
Application to register your snowmobile with the NY Department of Motor Vehicles.
902-S
Solicitud de Duplicado del Titulo
Spanish language form to apply for a replacement vehicle title.
MV-349
Transfer of Vehicle Registered in Name of Deceased Person
Use this form to transfer a deceased person's New York vehicle registration to a next-of-kin if there is no spouse or child to transfer the vehicle to. Must be submitted with death certificate.
MV-272
Vehicle Identification Number for Homemade Trailer
Submit this form to the New York DMV to request a vehicle identification number (VIN) for a homemade trailer.
MV-440V
Vintage License Plates
Submit this form to the New York Department of Motor Vehicles to register your car with vintage plates.

Buying & Selling Forms

MV-456
Certification of Disposition of Vehicle on Behalf of Absentee Owner
Complete this form to verify a member of the military (stationed outside of New York) has given you permission to sell their car.
MV-51
Certification of Sale or Transfer for 1972 or Older Vehicles or Any Other Non-Titled Vehicles
Use this form to certify the transfer of ownership of an older vehicle in New York.
MV-103
Odometer and Damage Disclosure Statement
Official odometer and damage disclosure required when transferring ownership of a vehicle in New York.
DTF-802
Statement of Transaction
Submit this form to the New York Department of Taxation and Finance if a vehicle was sold OR gifted without collecting sales tax.

Ticket & Violations Forms

MV-198C
Request for Copy of Accident Report
Submit this form to the NY Department of Motor Vehicles to request a copy of an accident report concerning a crash you were involved in.
MV-15C
Request for Driving Record Information
Request your own New York driving record or that of someone else for purposes allowed by law.

Commercial Forms

CDL-102
CDL Certification for Military Waiver of Skills Tests
Submit this form to waive the New York CDL skills test if you recently drove a commercial vehicle in the military.
MC-11A
Medical Certification Requirements for Commercial Drivers
Submit this form to verify your medical certification for commercial vehicle operation.
649-F
Medical Examination Report for Commercial Driver Fitness Determination
Submit this medical certification form when applying for your New York CDL.

Military Forms

MV-75
Notification of Military Service
Complete this form to notify the DMV of your upcoming military service. Extends the expiration date of your New York driver's license.

Disability Forms

CP-30
Application Custom Plates
Application for custom license plates.
MV-664.1
Application for a Parking Permit or License Plates, for Persons with Severe Disabilities
Application for temporary OR permanent NY disability parking permit OR license plates.

Voter Registration Forms

76
Voter Registration and Absentee Ballot Request Federal Post Card Application
If you're a U.S. citizen living out of your voting jurisdiction, use this form to register to vote AND/OR request an absentee ballot.

Dealer Forms

VS-1
Original Facility Application
Complete this form as part of the dealer licensing process. The form can only be used by dealers and transporters.
VS-19
Statement of Ownership and/or Permission to Use Plates of Business
Submit this form certifying your business location when you apply for a motor vehicle dealer license.

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