TRENTON – The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission has announced that the Paterson Regional/Licensing Center, Cardiff Licensing Center, and Bayonne Licensing Center are closed due to a single employee testing positive for COVID-19 at each location.
Paterson Regional/Licensing Center will be closed until Saturday, Dec. 19. The employee who tested positive was last in the Paterson Center Friday, Dec. 4.
Cardiff Licensing Center will be closed until Thursday, Dec. 17. The employee who tested positive was last in the Cardiff Center Wednesday, Dec. 2.
Bayonne Licensing Center will be closed until Monday, Dec. 21. The employee who tested positive was last in the Bayonne Center Saturday, Dec. 5.
Eleven other MVC Centers remain closed due to an employee testing positive for COVID-19 at each location, and are scheduled to reopen on the following dates:
In addition, Wayne Licensing Center and Inspection Station closed early today, Dec. 10, due to a non-COVID-related facilities issue, and will reopen tomorrow, Friday, Dec. 11.
Newton Vehicle Center is open by appointment only until Monday, Dec. 14. No walk-ins currently are allowed at Newton.
In order to protect customers and employees, the MVC follows strict quarantine rules in the case of confirmed exposure to COVID-19. As cases surge nationwide, more Centers may be closed and appointments canceled due to those quarantines.
Safety and public health remain paramount. The MVC apologizes for the inconvenience.
Any appointments that are canceled due to a COVID-19 closure must be rescheduled at NJMVC.gov. Appointments are added each day and scheduled on a rolling 30-day basis. Customers are notified by email when their appointment has been canceled.Customers should always log on to NJMVC.gov to check the status of locations before heading out to any MVC facility. Plus, nearly 30 different online services and transactions are available at the MVC website, where customers also can make appointments for license and vehicle transactions, find quick links for up-to-date information, and learn more about the many recent changes at the MVC.