Locations & Hours
PA Locations & Hours
Regardless of your many attempts and moves to avoid a DMV visit in PA, there are different services that just cannot be completed until you visit the county DOT office. Whether you like it or not, you have to visit the right office, at the right time, and with a DMV appointment if required to receive the services you are required or would like to complete.
Not only should you know where to go and when, you should know what offices offer which services, such as:
- Vehicle services
- Road exams
You should also know other pertinent information regarding the PennDOT offices.
- Scheduling procedures
- Payment methods
- Services through each office
There is much more that you can find out about the PennDOT offices in each county to be sure that you never have to waste time seeking out the services you could so easily obtain within no time at all, with procedures that could be just as easy.
Driver Licensing Centers
Before you get online searching through long and confusing DOT office directories, you could use the Office Locator Online in order to find the office you need in just a few short steps.
- Choose the location of your search, which can be by county, zip code, or the entire state and proximity to the exact location you choose as well.
- Choose the services that are most appropriate to meet your needs.
- Select “search” and choose the office that you find to be closest offering the services you find most adequate or needed.
There are several different services provided through the PA driver’s license centers, including:
- PA Driver’s Records
- Skills testing
- Special Point Exams
- Reinstatement of licensing
PennDOT Service Centers
While the driver license centers are going to provide more driver-based services, the service centers will offer more vehicle-related services to help you out. These services include:
- Special and regular plates
- Vehicle titles
- Vehicle registration transfers
- Insurance Restoration
- VIN Record or vehicle record checks
To find a PennDOT service center in your area, follow the same steps detailed above by visiting Locations Info Center.
Emissions Testing Centers in PA
When it comes to testing the emissions of your vehicle, there are different areas that you must visit. Finding the appropriate testing center can be done at Vehicle Emissions Inspections.
- Pittsburgh Region: http://www.drivecleanpa.state.pa.us/info_sw.htm
- South Central Region: http://www.drivecleanpa.state.pa.us/info_sc.htm
- Philadelphia Region: http://www.drivecleanpa.state.pa.us/info_se.htm
- Northern Region: http://www.drivecleanpa.state.pa.us/info_nr.htm
- All other counties: http://www.drivecleanpa.state.pa.us/info_non.htm
If you need more information about the emissions regulations in PA, you can visit Drive Clean PA.
Schedule Appointment with PennDOT
There are required appointments for driver, motorcycle, and commercial license road tests, which must be made either online or via telephone call to the PennDOT head office.
- Online Driver's Test Scheduling