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Welcome to NYS Metal Coil Endorsement information website

New York Vehicle and Traffic laws require that any commercial driver who is licensed in NYS and who transports metal coils must have a Metal Coil endorsement (identified as the code “M”) on his/her New York Commercial Driver License (CDL).

NYS Driver’s Manual for the Safe Securement of Metal Coils and Other Cargo Download mv79

Manual to study for the written test required for the metal coil (M) endorsement requirement for certain commercial driver licenses (CDL’s).

TIP — Large file, recommend saving to local disk. 40+ pages

To find your local DMV office visit the NYS DMV website and to find which offices offer the written test to obtain the Metal Coil endorsement, call one of the following numbers:

Monroe County – Greece Ridge Center – 1-518-486-9786
152 Greece Ridge Center Drive
Rochester, NY 14626
M, W, Th & F 8:30 – 4:30, Tuesday 8:30 – 6:30
CDL Permit test: until 1 hour before closing
Last Saturday of the month: 8:30 – 12:30

New York City: 1-212-645-5550 or 1-718-966-6155
Mon., Tues., Wed., and Fri.: 8:00 – 4:30; Thursday: 8:00 – 5:30

Other Downstate Areas and Long Island
Mon., Tues., Wed., and Fri.: 8:00 – 4:30
Thursday: 8:00 – 5:30