Renew a Paratransit License

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When to Apply for a Renewal

  • You can submit a completed renewal license application with all documentation at least 30 days before it expires to receive a renewed license.
    • If you fail to renew your license by the expiration date you will have an additional 60 days to complete all your renewal requirements.
  • If renewing late, your license will remain expired until you complete all renewal requirements and TLC processes and approves your late renewal application. After renewal you will be sent a notification that you owe a $25.00 late fee.

Documents Needed

  • Copy of DMV Registration (If Out of State)
  • Insurance Certificate - Current For-Hire Insurance Certificate (FH-1) in the applicant’s name.
  • NYS Department of Transportation Inspection report (MC300) with front and back page (defect report). Form cannot be more than one year old.

How to Apply for a Renewal

  1. Pay any outstanding parking, traffic, or TLC tickets.
  2. Pay your renewal fee online using LARS.
  3. Email the required documents to: renewvehmr@tlc.nyc.gov
  4. Once all documents are approved and renewal fee paid on LARS, TLC will email you a vehicle inspection date. You can also check your inspection date on TLC UP.
  5. Visit Vehicle Inspections to see requirements.
  6. Once the vehicle passes inspections the vehicle license will be renewed.

Costs

  • $550 - Vehicle Renewal Fee
  • $800 - CMVT Tax for vehicles registered outside of New York City

All TLC fees are non-refundable - no exceptions!

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