DMV To Offer Services Through AAA

AAA can now process DMV transactions for AAA members, including vehicle registration renewals and duplicates, driver license and non-driver ID renewals, duplicates and upgrades to a REAL ID or Enhanced ID.

Press release from Governor Andrew M. Cuomo:

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced a partnership between the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles and AAA Northeast to expand access to DMV services. Six AAA branch offices in Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, Garden City, Nanuet and Yonkers can now process DMV transactions for AAA members, including vehicle registration renewals and duplicates, driver license and non-driver ID renewals, duplicates and upgrades to a REAL ID or Enhanced ID. Additional AAA offices will begin offering DMV services later this year.

“This partnership gives New Yorkers in New York City, Long Island and the Mid-Hudson region another pathway to the DMV, making it easier and more convenient to access the essential services they need,” Governor Cuomo said. “This is a great example of public-private partnerships working to benefit New Yorkers, and reflects the innovative thinking we’ve had to employ during these unprecedented times.”

DMV Commissioner Mark J. F. Schroeder said, “The DMV and AAA share a common focus on delivering exceptional customer service to New Yorkers, and we are thrilled to team up with AAA Northeast to give our customers another convenient option to complete transactions. By opening up yet another service channel, there will be more reservations available for customers who choose to or need to visit a DMV location.

AAA Northeast President and CEO John R. Galvin said, “In strict adherence to the Governor’s COVID-19 guidance, we are excited to be opening New York offices with the goal of helping and serving during this challenging time. We’re eager to get this innovative partnership off to a great start.”

Services are currently available at these offices:

AAA Brooklyn, 2334 Ralph Avenue, Brooklyn, NY  11234
AAA Manhattan, 1881 Broadway, New York, NY  10023
AAA Queens, 20-11 Frances Lewis Blvd., Whitestone, NY  11357
AAA Garden City, 1140 Franklin Avenue, Garden City, NY 11530
AAA Nanuet, 38 Rockland Plaza, Nanuet, NY 10954
AAA Yonkers, 2349 Central Park Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10710

DMV services are also expected to be available soon at AAA offices in East Meadow and Farmingdale.

AAA members will be able to perform transactions including:

Driver License and Non-Driver ID Services:
Renewal
Upgrade to REAL ID or Enhanced
Order a Replacement (Duplicate)
Apply for Veteran Status Designation
Change Information (e.g. address)

Registration Services:
Renewal
Order a Replacement (Duplicate)
Change Address

Services will be provided by appointment only.

Members should visit aaa.com/branches and enter their zip code to find the nearest office.  Everyone will be required to wear a face covering to enter and conduct business at AAA Northeast branch offices and will be asked to socially distance.  There will be a strict limit on the number of members allowed in AAA Northeast branches at any given time. Office hours will be Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. To make an DMV appointment, visit aaa.com/appointments.

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