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Town Resident Photo Identification (ID) & Golf ID Card Application Information

Town of Amherst Resident ID and Golf Cards may only be purchased at the Youth & Recreation Department Office located in the Northtown Center at Amherst, 1615 Amherst Manor Drive. Payment may be made in cash, by check or by credit card.

Proof of residency is required for new cards and renewals.

Accepted Documentation for Proof of Residency


  1. Driver's license or a valid non-driver ID


  1. Parent's driver's license or a valid non-driver ID AND
  2. Child's birth certificate or last year's Town Resident Photo ID

Please fill out this application for Town Resident Photo ID & Golf ID cards.

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About Amherst

The Town of Amherst was established in 1818 and celebrated its 200th Anniversary in 2018. The town has a geographical area of 53.6 square miles and a population of greater than 122,000.

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    (716) 631-7000
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    Municipal Building (Town Hall)
  • 5583 Main Street
  • Williamsville, NY 14221