Oneida County DMV


Driver Licenses

Test Time & Day

Written Tests

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM - Monday - Friday.
*Permit Audio is available as needed*

Foreign language tests

9:00 AM - 3:30 PM - Monday & Wednesday.
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM - Tuesday & Thursday.

CDL Tests & Escort Vehicle Tests

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM - Monday - Friday.

Enforcement Transactions

9:00 AM - 4:30 PM - Monday - Friday.

EDL, Real ID, Enhanced License,  & Reciprocity

8:50 AM - 4:00 PM - Monday - Friday.

License and Registration Transactions

8:50 AM - 4:50 PM - Monday - Friday.

Dealer Transactions limit 3 per dealer

8:50 AM - 4:00 PM - Monday - Friday.

Interpreters for Foreign Languages

12-1 PM - Tuesday & Thursday (by appointment only) for Utica.
1-2 PM - Tuesday & Thursday (by appointment only) for Rome

License Fees
  • Class DJ permits: $76.75 - $92.50 (depending on age).
  • Class D permits: $62.50 - $75.00.
  • Class D permits (coming from out of state): $42.50 - $60.00.
  • Class D license renewal (8 year): $64.50.
  • Class E license renewal: $112.50.
  • Class DM license renewal: $72.50 (if with another class license, $8.00).
  • CDL license class A, B, C: $164.50.

Enforcement transactions involving suspended and/or revoked driving privileges are done 9:00 A.M. - 3:30 P.M. Monday to Friday.

Test Fees
  • Class D, DJ, and M - The fee for the permit test is included in the price of the actual permit. We do not ask you to pay until you have passed the test.
  • Class E - There is no test. You must fill out a form and pay an additional fee for the remaining time left on your license.
  • CDL licenses - There is a $10.00 test fee and an additional $5.00 fee for each endorsement test added to an existing CDL license.

Road Tests

Road tests can be scheduled over the phone by calling (518) 402-2100 (for the hearing impaired - (800) 368-1186) for any location within NYS.

  • Class D and M road test fees are included in the cost of your permit.
  • CDL license road tests require a $40.00 fee (prior to scheduling).


A copy of your NYS driving record can be obtained directly from our office during normal business hours. This will print your license record for three years plus the current year. The fee is $10.00.  We can assist you in ordering any custom plate. New York has over 100 different kinds of custom plates.

We Also Offer

Vehicle Title Services

If your original title becomes lost or damaged;  you can apply for a duplicate title; the processing time to receive it is 5-7 working days. The fee is $20.00

All vehicles requiring registration renewals can be processed in our office except IRP ( International Registration Program) vehicles. We also process renewal invitations that are mailed to our office. We encourage you to do so!

Registration fees are based on vehicle weight, the heavier the vehicle, the higher the fee. Commercial vehicles and regular passenger cars have 2-year registrations. Motorcycle, trailers, and other specialty registrations such as farm or agriculture registrations are for 1 year.  Boats, snowmobiles and ATV’s each have their own fee and time period depending on the class or type of vehicle.

Changing Ownership can be processed in our office with the appropriate forms 
and a $50.00 title fee.

In the lobby at the Utica office there is a drop box for your convenience for any license or registration renewal transactions.

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