Please be advised that the Putnam County DMV is open to Customers by Appointment only.
Michael C. Bartolotti
Deputy County Clerk/Budget Officer
Deputy County Clerk
Customers MUST have all forms completed prior to arriving for their appointment. You can access all forms through the forms list here.
Please be advised that your appointment may be subjected to residency verification.
If you have any questions or need assistance with scheduling or do not see the type of service that you need from our office, please contact us at:
Putnam County DMV: 1 Geneva Road, Brewster, New York 10509, (845) 278-2838.
Dealer and PSB Transactions are drop off only through the use of our drop box and through the mail.
When utilizing the dropbox, please make sure to leave your name and contact information.
All Appointments are
ONE PER PERSON
In order to make an appointment, please click our scheduling link above.
We also have a drop-box located at the Brewster DMV which should be utilized for any registration renewals, plate surrenders, or transactions that can be completed without the need to come in to the office.
In order to register a vehicle, you will need an MV-82, Bill of Sale, Copy of driver’s license, sales tax form (DTF-802), Copy of the insurance card for the vehicle.
Please click the form link above to access the necessary forms.
If you are renewing your driver’s license and changing to either the REAL ID license or the Enhanced license, you must visit a DMV office and bring a completed MV-44 form as well as all of the proper paperwork with you.
In order to verify the proper paperwork that you will need to bring with you, please visit: the NYS Department of Motor Vehicles Website
For the MV-44 form, please click the form links above.
Most motor vehicle offices are open throughout the State. For a listing of the DMV offices and their availability, please visit: https://dmv.ny.gov/offices/dmv-office-locations
The REAL ID deadline has been extended to May 7, 2025. For more information on the REAL ID requirement, please visit: https://www.dhs.gov/real-id?utm_source=hp_slideshow&utm_medium=web&utm_campaign=dhsgov
For a list of DMV locations and to see what other DMV offices are doing, please visit the following website: https://dmv.ny.gov/offices/dmv-office-locations