New Jersey DMV Locations
New Jersey or the Garden state is one of the wealthiest in the US and lies on the northeastern region of the country. It is the 11th most populous state in the US but is 46th largest in terms of area that makes it the most densely populated state. Newark is the largest city and Trenton is the state capital.
As a result of its close proximity to New York City and Philadelphia, New Jersey have many heavily used interstate and intercity highways as well as expressways. This heavy traffic through highways is as busy as almost each large city and metropolis in New Jersey as Newark, Trenton, Jersey City and Paterson. Therefore, obtaining driving license in New Jersey requires applicants to undergo an extensive training and exam process.
The whole state of New Jersey, because of its high population density, has an urban outlook that has resulted into a car boom or motor vehicles boom in the state. The total population of New Jersey is estimated to be around 9 million whereas more than 5 million automobiles are registered in the state. Vehicle registration in New Jersey requires proof of ownership, insurance coverage and titling process.
The entity that has been created by the state of New Jersey to manage the matters related to motor vehicles is called New Jersey department of motor vehicles or NJ DMV. NJ DMV is entitled primarily to provide services and support to the people about the driving license services and motor vehicle registrations. Besides, NJ DMV also takes care of issuing state ID cards, vehicle inspections and commercial driving license.
NJ DMV is represented in whole of New Jersey through many offices. These DMV offices are located in each county and city. The larger cities of Newark, Jersey City and Paterson have multiple offices to provide services to more number of people.
Basic driving license and motor vehicle registration services are offered by all the DMV offices in New Jersey. But only a few offices offer commercial driving license or vehicle inspection related services. The office timings also vary among the DMV offices.
List of DMV Offices in New Jersey
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