Are New York State Thruway tolls waived for U.S. Military Veterans?
Only Disabled Veterans holding a FEE EXEMPT registration can qualify to travel the Thruway toll free. Qualification does not depend on VA plates.
If a disabled veteran holds a FEE EXEMPT registration and would like a non-revenue pass, they must complete TA - 5175 Disabled Veteran’s Non - Revenue E - ZPass Application – Fee Exempt Registration Affidavit. To get a copy of this form, please call (518) 436 - 2897 or refer to the link below to download the form. Submit the completed form, along with a copy of the fee exempt registration, to:
The New York State Thruway Authority
Department of Finance and Accounts
Bureau of Asset Management
200 Southern Blvd.
Albany, NY 12209
Disabled Veteran’s Non-Revenue E-ZPass Application
Disabled Veteran's Non-Revenue E-ZPass Application - Thruway
Contact: Bureau of Asset Management
or Fax: (518) 426-3995