2018 Summer Hours for the County Clerk’s Office, Pistol Permit Office, and DMV announced.

2018 Summer Hours for County Clerk, Pistol Permit Office, and DMV
June 4th – August 31st

Pursuant to Essex County Board of Supervisors’ Resolution #161-2018

Office Hours
County Clerk’s Office* 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Pistol Permit Office 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
DMV** 8:15 am – 3:45 pm


*County Clerk’s Office
Regular Business Days, 4pm – 5pm only: Documents to be filed / recorded in the County Clerk’s Office can be time stamped at the Essex County Sheriff’s Department Civil Office. The Civil Office is located in the Essex County Public Safety Building at 702 Stowersville Road in Lewis, New York.


  • Original Enhanced, Original Real ID, and Reciprocates (coming in from another state, license and/or registration): 9:00am to 11:30am or 2:00pm to 3:00 pm
  • Learner Permits: 9:00am to 3:00pm
  • Original CDL Permits: 9:00am to 1:00pm
  • CDL Endorsement Tests: 9:00am to 3:00pm