Appointments are no longer required for the Schenectady County Clerk Recording Office/ Records Room.
Mondays, Wednesdays, & Fridays:
by appointment only- schedule below
Tuesdays & Thursdays:
WALK IN hours- no appointment
DMV PERMIT TESTS:
PLEASE BE ADVISED: At this time, and due to our limited capacity, appointments are for SCHENECTADY COUNTY residents only.
Permit tests must be booked online.
For the best chance at booking a PERMIT appointment please try the site at exactly:
8:00AM, 9:00AM, 10:00AM and 11AM
OR at 1:00PM, 2:00PM or 3:00PM
If you do not see any times available, it is because we are fully booked. Please keep trying at the times listed above.
You may arrive at any time during your 45 minute appointment window. We cannot guarantee service if you arrive before or after your appointment window. Service during your appointment slot is first come first served, you may experience a brief wait.
Only 3 transactions will be processed during a single registration appointment.
Dealers must use the drop box for transactions, and will not be processed in-person by appointment.
If you need to take a permit test, you MUST schedule a permit test. Tests cannot be administered during a license or registration transaction.
Per County policy: MASKS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL.