Transactions for documents mailed and dropped off are being completed as quickly as possible, in the order in which they are received. The average turnaround time is approximately four weeks. The DMV appreciates the public’s patience as it navigates through the COVID-19 pandemic.

This office operates by appointment only.  See services offered below.
Make an Appointment at DMV 
Senior Day/Veterans Day - Monday, August 3, 2020 - DMV will host a special day to offer its services only to military veterans and individuals over the age of 65. Appointments are required and must be made online. Services will be offered at DMV’s Norwalk, Wethersfield and Willimantic offices only.  Make an appointment here
 
1985 State Street
Hamden, CT 06517

 

Hamden DMV

 

 

 

 

Hours of Operation:
By Appointment Only 

 

Customers visiting this office can obtain:
  • CDL Upgrades / Add Endorsements (already passed all tests)
  • Repay CDL Skills Test Fee
  • Learner's Permit Knowledge Testing
  • Driver's License Road Testing
  • Dealers and Titling Services - No more than 2 (two) appointments per day may be scheduled.

 

Acceptable forms of payment are: cash, money orders, personal checks, bank checks, American Express, Mastercard, Visa, Discover and most debit cards. Please make all checks payable to DMV.

Directions

Traveling I-91 North: Take exit 5. At the traffic light proceed straight on State Street. DMV is approximately 3 miles on the right.

Traveling I-91 South: Take exit 10. Take first exit off the ramp (exit 1). Take a right off the exit to the traffic light. At the traffic light, take a right onto State Street. DMV is approximately 3 miles on the left.

Traveling Route 15 North: Take exit 62 and a left onto Dixwell Avenue. Go three tenths of a mile to Route 5 (State Street). Take a right onto State Street. DMV is approximately 3 miles on the left.

Traveling Route 15 South: Take exit 63 (Bishop Street). Turn left at end of the ramp. Take a left at first traffic light (Bishop Street Route 22). Take a right at second light (State Street/Route 5). DMV is 5 miles on the left.