Ohio E-Check Exemption and Extension Processing Locations

Hardship, repair, and out-of-state extensions as well as military, student and out-of-state exemptions can now be processed at any of the full-service E-Check stations listed below, as well as the Ohio EPA Twinsburg field office location. Please have the Exemption/Extension Application or Hardship Application filled out and other required paperwork with you when you arrive.

Only walk-in applications can be processed at the following locations:

Full-service E-Check Stations
2021 Brown St., Akron, OH 44319
1460 Fairchild Road, Kent, OH 44240 
1818 Copley Road, Akron, OH 44320 770 North Progress Drive, Medina, OH 44256
205 Sandstone Blvd., Amherst, OH 44001  13000 York Delta Drive, North Royalton, OH 44133
1291 West Bagley Road, Berea, OH 44017  1755 North Ridge Road, Painesville, OH 44077
17202 Munn Road, Chagrin Falls, OH 44023  5093 South Prospect St., Rootstown, OH 44272
10632 Auburn Road, Chardon, OH 44024  408 East Main St., Spencer, OH 44275
2724 East 55th St., Cleveland, OH 44104  200 Pinnacle Parkway, Twinsburg, OH 44087
4557 Industrial Parkway, Cleveland, OH 44135  6150 West Canal Road, Valley View, OH 44125
17704 St. Clair Ave., Cleveland, OH 44110  19000 S. Miles Road, Warrensville Heights, OH 44128
3478 State Road, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44233  24770 Sperry Drive, Westlake, OH 44145
128 Reaser Court, Elyria, OH 44036  1979 Joseph Lloyd Parkway, Willoughby, OH 44094
1750 Metro Drive, Euclid, OH 44132   


Important:  Below is a list of exemptions and extensions that cannot be issued at the E-Check stations unless an appointment has been made to meet with an Ohio EPA employee at the station:

  • Permanent
    • Overweight vehicles
    • Alternatively fueled vehicles 
  • Storage
  • Trust
  • Handicap vehicles unable to test
  • Impounded vehicles
  • Medical

To schedule an appointment and for information regarding exemptions and extensions, please contact Ohio EPA at (330) 963-4479. Please note that ALL exemptions and extensions can be processed at the Ohio EPA office locations listed below. Mail-in applications must be sent to one of the Ohio EPA offices below for processing.

Ohio EPA E-Check
2190 Pinnacle Parkway
Twinsburg, OH 44087
Ohio EPA E-Check
50 West Town St., Suite 700
Columbus, OH 43215