Motor Vehicle Department

Lynn Goyea ~ Supervisor

355 West Main Street
P.O. Box 70
Malone, NY 12953

Keep Your Tax Dollars Local ~ $$ You can renew all registrations and licenses at your local DMV Office

Help to keep your taxes down and get your registration back faster by supporting your local DMV office.  Franklin County keeps 12.7% of your registration and license renewal fees when the transaction is processes by your local DMV office.  If you mail the documents back to the Sate or process the transaction online, Franklin County receives 0% of the fees.

Renew your registration and license locally, in person or by mail. Below are the office hours and times for specific transactions, as well directions to our office.

SARANAC LAKE                          MALONE

MONDAY ~ FRIDAY                  MONDAY ~ FRIDAY

9:00AM ~ 2:00PM              8:00AM ~ 3:30PM



Kip Cassavaw, Franklin County DMV

PO Box 70, Malone, NY 12953

Telephone # 518-481-1606 







Help us help you. Please bring in or mail your DMV Renewals to one of our two Franklin County Motor Vehicle offices. When the local office processes your registration or driver's license renewal, the County keeps 12.7% of the fee. This goes directly to the County's general fund which helps to reduce your County Tax Levy. 


This can be accomplished in several ways: 

  •  In person at the Malone or Saranac Lake office
  •  Send someone in with your completed renewal & fee
  •  By mail at the addresses listed below


Franklin County DMV Locations and Phone Numbers:


355 West Main Street

Malone, NY 12953      

Phone: (518) 481-1606

Fax: (518) 483-9165 (Insurance cards only)


Malone Office Hours

8:00 am 3:45 pm, Monday through Friday, Closed legal holidays.

Must be in line by 3:30 pm

The Malone office is located at the Franklin County Courthouse. At this location, CDL written tests can be taken between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m.; permit tests and enhanced licenses can be taken from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. 


Harrietstown Town Hall

39 Main Street              

Suite 4

Saranac Lake, NY 12983       

Phone: (518) 891-1748

Fax: (518) 891-9430 (Insurance cards only)


Saranac Lake Office Hours

9:00 am 2:00 pm, Monday through Friday, Closed legal holidays

The Saranac Lake office is located at the Harrietstown Town Hall. CDL written tests hours are 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.; permit tests can be taken from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., enhanced licenses 9 am 1 pm.


For all information about the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles and its services, kindly visit the department's website at:


Below is a list of common DMV links:



5 Hour Pre-License classes offer by:

Aim High Driving ~ 1-800-293-4832,

Malone Driving School ~ 518-425-0248

NCCC ~ 518-483-4550            

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