What motor vehicle service does the local County office provide?
The county provides original and renewal transactions for motor vehicle, boat and snowmobile
registrations, learner's permits and driver's licenses. It also acts as an agent for the New York State Department
of Motor Vehicles in the collection of sales tax on the sale of motor vehicles between individuals.
Can I do my motor vehicle transaction by mail?
Yes. The mail section of the local office is geared to the motto, "In
today, out today", a one-day mail service. Drivers' licenses must be obtained in person since a photograph
of the licensee must be taken. Compliance with DMV identification is required.
How can I obtain information on a motor vehicle transaction?
You can appear in person at the Main Street Office at the Schoharie County
Office Building, Schoharie, and ask any questions you may have or you can contact the motor vehicle office at (518)
Information is also available from the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles