Department of Motor Vehicles

UPDATED 04/03/2020:  Registering a Vehicle or Transferring a Registration by Mail 

Beginning Monday April 06, 2020 the Livingston County DMV will offer a process* to help Livingston County residents register a new vehicle purchased by private sale, through the U.S. Postal Service.  Registration packets are available  HERE   Residents can call 585-243-7177 or send an email to with questions. 

 *this process cannot be used toregister snowmobiles, boats, trailers, or motorcycles at this time


Updated 03/31/2020: Notice Regarding Reduction in Services 

Notice Regarding Reduction in Services

Welcome to the Livingston County 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.  

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.