Web Sites and Link
Board of ElectionsIncludes election law, voting information, election ballots, official election results, district maps, and absentee ballot information.
Child Protective ServicesMaintains the statewide Central Register of Child Abuse and Maltreatment, and the Child Abuse HotLine. A division of the Office of Children and Family Services.
Child Support ServicesProvides information including local office listings and frequently asked questions about program guidelines, procedures, and available services. [Spanish information available]
Consumer Protection BoardConsumer tips, news releases, consumer law help, and online complaint form.
Department of Agriculture and MarketsFeatures state and county fair schedules, farmers market directory, agritourism information, and department news and programs.
Department of BankingIncludes industry and consumer services, regulatory information, and department news.
Department of Civil ServiceFeatures examination schedules and information, job titles and salaries, and frequently asked questions.
Department of Correctional ServicesIncludes online inmate lookup, prison directory, and press releases.
Department of Family Assistance (DFA)Consists of two offices; The Office of Temporary & Disability Assistance (OTDA), and the Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS).
Department of HealthIncludes information for consumers, doctors, researchers, and health care providers. Also features vital records information and forms for birth, death, marriage and divorce certificates.
Department of InsuranceConsumer information on issues relating to health, auto, and life insurance and fraud. Also features information for agents and brokers, news, publications, and statutes and regulations.
Department of LaborIncludes details on laws affecting employees and employers, unemployment insurance, and the state's welfare-to-work program. Also features an online job bank and resume listing service.
Department of StateComprised of the Office of Business and Licensing Services and the Office of Local Government Services. Site includes calendar of meetings and events, searchable license database, and local government services.
Department of Taxation and FinanceCorporate, personal, and sales tax information, including downloadable forms, electronic filing information, and online refund status.
Developing and Delivering Government Services on the World Wide WebRecommended practices for New York State.
Division for WomenIncludes calendar of events, publications, and contact information.
Division of Criminal Justice ServicesInformation on grants, the state DNA databank, child safety and missing child information, sex offender registry, and publications.
Division of Housing and Community RenewalIncludes news, notices of funding availability, information on affordable housing and program funding, applications, guidelines, and administration.
Division of Human RightsIncludes detailed human rights law, rules, and regulations information, department history, and information on filing complaints.
Dormitory AuthorityIncludes project databases, financial information, and news releases.
Empire State DevelopmentInformation on doing business in New York State. Includes state programs, press releases, and economic and demographic information.
Energy Research and Development AuthorityFeatures project information sorted by region, calendar of events, press releases, and employment information.
Governor's Office of Employee RelationsIncluding agency directory, collective bargaining, employee benefits, and training information.
Governor's Traffic Safety CommitteeIncludes details on child seat, school bus, and vehicular safety. Provides research, data, programs solutions, and frequently asked questions.
Higher Educational Services CorporationInformation on the tuition assistance program, state-sponsored student loans, and grant information.
Housing Finance AgencyIncludes news, affordable housing availability and application information, and mortgage insurance fund information.
Justice for All? OCFS vs. LGBTYouth advocacy site addressing the disadvantages lgbt kids faces while in the New York State Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS), and the NY Juvenile Justice system (DJJ). [Spanish information available]
New York Conference of Mayors and Municipal OfficialsIncludes calendar of events, legislative process and lobbying information, and ongoing projects. Site focuses on information for members.
New York Departments and AgenciesAlphabetical Listing and Links to New York State Departments, Agencies, and Boards.
New York Department of Motor Vehicles - Personal GuideFree Licensing, Auto Insurance, License Plate, and other auto and DMV information available.
New York State Education DepartmentIncludes news, professional licensing information, school report cards, and information from the Board of Regents.
New York StateOfficial site, including department and office listings, and basic state information.
New York State AssemblyFeatures include press releases, legislative reports, and streaming audio of assembly sessions.
New York State ArchivesProvides access to historical and state-specific records as well as educational resources, FAQs, and updates.
New York State Association of Fire ChiefsContains news, membership, calendar of events, education programs, annual conference, legislative, magazine, merchandise, sample SOPs/SOGs, history, and mission.
New York State Crime Victims BoardState agency designed to compensate innocent victims of crime for their out of pocket expenses. Includes application form for compensation.
New York State Government Information Locator ServiceOn-line directory of state information and services viewable by search, agency or category. Also includes federal government links.
NYSDEC Division of Fish, Wildlife, and Marine ResourcesIncludes hunting regulations, license information, education, seasons, and harvest reports.
Office for TechnologyIncludes IT policies including procurement information, as well as current projects and job opportunities.
Office for the AgingFeatures health insurance frequently asked questions, guide to senior housing, news, and directory of resources for help.
Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse ServicesIncludes frequently asked questions, service listing, research, news, events and an online referral system.
Office of Emergency ManagementIncludes emergency preparedness information, as well as details on past events, emergency stockpile, planning, and available training.
Office of General ServicesIncludes state building design and construction policies, flag display policy, and program information.
Office of Mental HealthOperates psychiatric centers. Site includes event, program, and publication information.
Office of Mental Retardation and Developmental DisabilitiesIncludes documents, administrative directory, and specific regional information.
Office of Real Property ServicesIncludes forms and publications, municipal profiles, and taxpayer information.
Office of the Attorney GeneralIncludes consumer information, news, employment information, and reports.
Office of the NYS ComptrollerIncludes searchable unclaimed funds database, audits of state agencies in PDF format, and press releases on current issues facing New York State.
Office of the Professions - NYS Education DepartmentSite services with updated education-related news; including license verification of professionals through-out the state.
Public Employment Relations BoardIncludes staff directory, calendar of events, news, forms, and Taylor Law information.
Public Service CommissionA regulatory agency whose responsibilities include oversight of the telecommunications industry in New York. Site includes news, program information, and public hearing information and reports.
State and Local Government on the NetProvides detailed listings for all the departments of the NY government.
State SenateIncludes senator information, schedules, press releases and senate reports, and bill information.
Unified Court SystemOfficial site providing a wide selection of offerings including court rules and do-it-yourself legal forms.
US Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton (D-NY)Official U.S. Senate site. Includes news and speeches, biography, constituent services, position papers, and related links.
Worker Compensation BoardIncludes forms, electronic data transmission information, pamphlets, reports, and papers.