Register to Become an Organ, Eye or Tissue Donor

There is a tremendous need for organ donations in New York State.

  • nearly 10,000 New Yorkers are currently waiting for an organ transplant, and every 13 hours someone dies waiting for an organ transplant in our state
  • only 29% of New Yorkers age 18 and over have enrolled in the NY State Donate Life Registry, compared to the national average of 51%
  • just one organ donor can save up to eight lives and improve the lives of up to 50 people by donating tissues and corneas

DMV has a PDF document that explains 

Transaction Message - Certified Abstract

My Driving Record - Certified Abstract


Certification

There is no difference between a driving record abstract you order through MyDMV and one you get by mail or at a DMV office. The abstract provided through this application is certified. It includes a certification statement and the signature of the Commissioner of Motor Vehicles, and the same security watermark as a driving record abstract ordered by any other method.  It is just as official. 

 

The Impaired Driver Program - Alcohol & Drug Rehabilitation Program

  • The Drinking Driver Program (DDP) is now called the Impaired Driver Program (IDP).  As this new name is being implemented, you may see the two names interchangeably.

 

Out-of-state options for IDP Entry

  • The Drinking Driver Program (DDP) is now called the Impaired Driver Program (IDP).  As this new name is being implemented, you may see the two names interchangeably.

 

While most IDP participants are NY State licensed drivers wishing to enroll in NY State IDP programs, New York State provides a number of alternatives depending on your circumstances.  Please review the following chart for a situation which will meet your needs.

Transfer a registration to another vehicle

After you sell or give away a vehicle, you can transfer the registration and vehicle plates to another vehicle you own.

 

Commercial Driver License Downgrades

 

What must I do if I get a NOTICE OF NON-COMPLIANCE AND LICENSE DOWNGRADE?

If the cause is "Failed to comply with Commissioners request to submit acceptable medical documentation"

You must immediately submit a copy of your USDOT Medical Examiners Certificate to the Medical Certification Unit.


If the cause is "Your US DOT Medical Examiners certificate has expired"

You must immediately submit an updated copy of your USDOT Medical Examiners Certificate to the Medical Certification Unit.

NY State Adventure License FAQs

1. What is the adventure license?

The adventure license is a way for holders of a NY State DMV issued photo document (driver license, learner permit or non-driver identification card) to have any of the various lifetime sporting/recreational licenses, privileges or certifications you have purchased from the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and/or the Office of Parks and Historical Preservation (Parks) added to your DMV issued photo document.

Adventure Plate Custom Plate Fees Effective April 1, 2015

These fees are for a standard plate number assigned by DMV.  There is an additional $31.25 fee if you personalize the plate

If you hold:First SetAdditional Sets

DEC Lifetime license purchased
between 1/1/14 - 12/31/14

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