New York State Police

If your permit was issued before January 15, 2013, the deadline to submit your recertification is January 31, 2018 and every five years thereafter. If your permit was issued on or after January 15, 2013, the deadline to recertify is five years after the date the permit was issued and every five years thereafter. As a permit holder, it is your responsibility to recertify your permit whether you receive a notification letter or not.

New York City, Nassau County, Suffolk County and Westchester County Permit Holders:

This system does not process recertifications for New York City, Nassau County, Suffolk County or Westchester County permits. If you currently have a New York City, Nassau County, Suffolk County or Westchester County permit, you must follow the requirements that are in place in your county, rather than use this recertification system.

Out of State residents who do not possess either a New York State Driver License or Non-Driver Identification Card:

Out of state residents who do not possess either a New York State Drive License or a Non-Driver Identification Card must use the paper form to recertify and must attach a copy of their driver's license or non-driver identification card from their state of issuance.