NOTICE:

➤ For the health and safety of the public as well as our employees, some services including road tests are postponed until further notice. All offices remain closed with exception of those offering "appointment-only" Learner's Permit Knowledge Testing. For all DMV service updates, visit CTDMV.info

➤ Extensions provided for renewals of driver’s licenses, non-driver ID cards, vehicle registrations, emissions testing and other credentials, expiring between March 10 and June 30. For details, visit CTDMV.info

➤ Vehicle and boat registration drop-off services are available at DMV’s Enfield, Old Saybrook and Waterbury locations. Learn More

➤ Many DMV services remain available online, by phone and through the mail. For details, visit CTDMV.info

The DMV’s staff is working diligently to reduce its backlog and to provide critical services to essential businesses. Transactions are being completed as quickly as possible, in the order in which they are received. The average turnaround time is approximately 20 business days. The DMV appreciates the public’s patience as it navigates through the COVID-19 pandemic.

85 North Mountain Road
New Britain, CT 06053  
  
New Britain DMV
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hours of Operation: 
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 7:45 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Wednesday:  7:45 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Thursday: 9:15 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Friday: 7:45 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

 

New Britain office offers limited services.  See below for detailed information.

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You can check online for the status of a driver's license and vehicle registration.
Check the holiday schedule before visiting a DMV Office.
Customers visiting the office can obtain:
  • All Vehicle and Boat Registration Services
  • Renewals of Driver Licenses ONLY - New (first-time) driver licenses and new endorsements must be processed at a DMV Hub officeHaz-Mat Endorsement renewals must be processed at a DMV Hub office
  • Name changes on DMV documents 
  • Duplicates of DMV documents
  • Non-Driver ID Cards
  • Disabled Parking Permits
Dealers and Titling Service Companies may process transactions Tuesday through Friday up to 1:00 p.m. 
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-84 East: Take exit 34 (Crooked Street). Take a left off the exit. At the next traffic light take a right onto Route 372 East. Travel one mile and take a left onto North Mountain Road. The DMV is approximately one tenth of a mile up on the right.

Traveling I-84 West: Take exit 33 (Route 372), then take exit 2. Take a right off the exit onto West Main Street. Travel about one and one half miles and take a left onto North Mountain Road. The DMV is one tenth of a mile up on the right.