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ALERT: Reminder for Licensed Ticket Resellers

Please see latest reminder in response to questions regarding “All-In Pricing” for Ticket Sellers and Resellers – June 2023
Exam Cancellation
Friday, September 29

Licensing Services’ cosmetology practical exam scheduled for Friday, September 29, in Brooklyn (Brittany Beauty Academy) has been cancelled due to weather.

Exam candidates will be rescheduled by our office for the next available exam. This process may take up to two weeks. Monitor your online account for your new exam date and time. If the rescheduled date and time are not acceptable, you may reschedule your exam through your online account up to six days before the new date.

Please continue to monitor this page for additional cancellations.


The Binghamton, Buffalo, and Hauppauge Customer Service Centers will be closed until further notice. Licensing examinations will continue to be held as scheduled.

Remote Notarization
As of February 1st, DOS will be issuing two types of notary licenses: traditional and electronic.

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