How do I obtain a photo I.D.?
You can obtain a photo I.D. through the Cohoes Police Department. Before you can obtain the I.D., you must meet the following requirements:
1. You must be a Cohoes resident.
(proof of residency required, ex: recent nimo bill, phone bill).
2. You must be at least 21 years of age.
3. Birth Certificate.
4. Social Security Card.
5. $25.00 processing fee.
*$10.00 – Seniors
I.D.'s are done on Tuesdays and you must have an appointment. You may go to the window to make an appointment, or if the window is closed you may call (518) 237-5333 between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. to schedule an appointment.
*Senior discount applies to 60 years old and over.