Department of Motor Vehicles
We encourage county residents to conduct their motor vehicle transactions through their local DMV office. When transactions are done in person or mailed to your local office, a portion of the fee remains in Livingston County.
IN-PERSON TRANSACTIONS - are available with an appointment or by walking in. We encourage appointments to reduce your wait time once you arrive to the office.
Schedule an Appointment Here
or call 585-243-7039
Appointments are available for all in-person transactions* at the
Geneseo & Dansville locations:
*not all transactions are available at our Dansville location
CDL permit testing*
Class ‘D-Operator’ permit testing
Class ‘M-motorcycle’ permit testing
Those that expired during closure
Those that expire in 30 days
License Reciprocities (exchanging an out-of-state license for a NYS License)
License Class Change
Non Driver ID
First time application
Remove conditions/restrictions (if conditions have been met)
Register and/or Title
Register a new vehicle
Transfer plates to a new/different vehicle
Renew/replace a registration
Register a vehicle in NY State
Obtain a Driver Abstract
Replace Peeling or Damaged Plates
Lost or Stolen Plates
Replace Driver License, Permit or Non Driver ID
We ask that you arrive to your appointment ten (10) minutes early to get through security at the entrance. Please have your paper work completed prior to your arrival. DMV Document Guide
DROP BOX AND MAIL TRANSACTIONS
Several transactions can continue to be processed via our Drop Box (available Monday-Friday 8AM-4PM)and Mail at our Geneseo location at 6 Court Street Room 204, Geneseo, New York14454 or our Dansville location 14 Clara Barton St. Dansville, NY 14437 and include:
ü Plate surrenders ($1.00 fee required)
ü Register a new vehicle
ü Register a vehicle you already own
ü Renew a registration
Drop Box transactions are handled on a daily basis and are being processed as quickly as possible. Documentation will be mailed to you upon transaction completion.
The DMV Document Guide will help to assist with the documents needed to complete your transaction. DMV Document Guide
The Livingston County DMV appreciates your patience as we work to implement this new way of doing business as a result of the COVID-19 crisis.
You can find detailed information and answers to many DMV questions and access commonly used forms at the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles Website.