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NEW YORK STATE INFORMATION HOT LINE:
(518) 474-2121
NEW YORK STATE WEB SITE:
www.state.ny.us
Criminal Records
Division of Criminal Justice Services
4 Tower Place
Albany NY 12203

(518) 457-6043
(518) 457-6550 (fax)

(212) 428-2810
(telephone number for NYC area)

Department of Correctional Services
Driving Records
Division of Motor Vehicles
Certified Document Center
6 Empire State Plaza
Albany NY 12228

(518) 474-0642
(518) 473-5595

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Vehicle Ownership Information
Division of Motor Vehicles
Certified Document Center
6 Empire State Plaza
Albany NY 12228

(518) 474-0710


Vital Statistics (NYC only) [birth only] Department of Health Bureau of Vital Records PO Box 3776 Church Street Station New York NY 10013
(212) 788-4520
(212) 962-6105 (fax)

www.ci.nyc.ny.us/health
Vital Statistics (NYC only) [marriage only] City Clerks Office Dept of Records & Information 1 Centre Street New York NY 10007
(212) 669-8898
Vital Statistics (NYC only) [divorce only] County Clerk Divorce Records 60 Centre Street New York NY 10007
(212) 374-4376

Vital Statistics (outside NYC) [birth, death, divorce, marriage] Vital Records Section Certification Unit PO Box 2602 Albany NY 12220
(518) 474-3038
(518) 474-9168 [fax]

Business/Corporate Records
Division of Corporations Department of State 41 State St. Albany NY 12231
(518) 473-2492
www.dos.state.ny.us
Workers Compensation Information
Workers Compensation Board Claims Office 180 Livingston St, Room 416 Brooklyn NY 11248
(718) 802-6621
(718) 834-2116)

www.wcb.state.ny.us
UCCs and Tax Liens
Department of State UCC Division 41 State St Albany NY 12231
(518) 474-4763

NEW YORK STATE FACTS, INFO & NEWS
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CIVIL AND CRIMINAL RECORDS
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Albany County
Eagle St.
Albany, NY 12207

(518) 434-5045 ONLINE: Naturalization Records
www.albanycounty.com
Allegany County 7 Court St. Belmont, NY 14813
(716) 268-9270
Bronx County 851 Grand Concourse Bronx, NY 10451-2937
(718) 590-3644 ONLINE: Real Property Tax Division
http://nycserv.nyclink.org/nycproperty/nynav/jsp/choseassess.jsp
Broome County
P.O. Box 2062 Binghamton, NY 13902
(607) 778-2451
Cattaraugus County 303 Court St. Little Valley, NY 14755
(716) 938-9111
Cayuga County 160 Genesee St. Auburn, NY 13021-3424
(315) 253-1271
Chautauqua County
P.O. Box 170 Mayville, NY 14757
(716) 753-4331
Chemung County
P.O. Box 588 Elmira, NY 14902-0588
(607) 737-2018
Chenango County 5 Court St. Norwich, NY 13815-1676
(607) 337-1450

Clinton County 137 Margaret St.
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
(518) 565-4700
Columbia County 560 Warren St. Hudson, NY 12534
(518) 828-3339

Cortland County 60 Central Ave. Cortland, NY 13045
(607) 753-5052
Delaware County
P.O. Box 426 Delhi, NY 13753-0426
(607) 746-2123
Dutchess County 22 Market St. Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
(914) 486-2125
Erie County 25 Delaware Ave. Buffalo, NY 14202
(716) 858-8785
Essex County
P.O. Box 247 Elizabethtown, NY 12932
(518) 873-3600
Franklin County 63 W. Main St. Malone, NY 12953
(518) 483-6767

Fulton County
P.O. Box 485 Johnstown, NY 12095
(518) 762-0555
Genesee County
P.O. Box 379 Batavia, NY 14021-0379
(716) 344-2550
Greene County
P.O. Box 446 Catskill, NY 12414
(518) 943-2050
Hamilton County Rt 8, P.O. Box 204 Lake Pleasant, NY 12108
(518) 548-7111

Herkimer County 109/111 Mary St. Herkimer, NY 13350
(315) 867-1002
Jefferson County 175 Arsenal St. Watertown, NY 13601
(315) 785-3081

Kings County 360 Adams St. Brooklyn, NY 11201
(718) 643-5771
Lewis County
P.O. Box 232 Lowville, NY 13367
(315) 376-5333
Livingston County 6 Court St. Geneseo, NY 14454
(716) 243-7000
Madison County
P.O. Box 668 Wampsville, NY 13163
(315) 366-2261
Monroe County 39 W. Main St. Rochester, NY 14614
(716) 428-5151 ONLINE: Property, Liens, Judgments, UCCs, Court Records
www.clerk.co.monroe.ny.us
Montgomery County
P.O. Box 1500 Fonda, NY 12068-1500
(518) 853-3431 Nassau County 240 Old Country Rd. Mineola, NY 11501
(516) 571-2663
New York County Archives 31 Chamber St. New York, NY 10007
(212) 374-4781 ONLINE: City of New York Property Records
http://www.ci.nyc.ny.us/html/serdir/html/nycprop_asmt.html
Tax Division
http://nycserv.nyclink.org/nycproperty/nynav/jsp/choseassess.jsp
Niagara County
P.O. Box 461 Lockport, NY 14095
(716) 439-7022
Oneida County 800 Park Ave. Utica, NY 13501
(315) 798-5778
Onondaga County 401 Montgomery St. Syracuse, NY 13202
(315) 435-2226

Ontario County 20 Ontario St. Canandaigua, NY 14424
(716) 396-4200
Orange County 255-275 Main St. Goshen, NY 10924
(914) 294-5151
Orleans County 3 S. Main Albion, NY 14411
(716) 589-5334
Oswego County 46 E. Bridge St. Oswego, NY 13126
(315) 349-8385
Otsego County P.O. Box 710 Cooperstown, NY 13326
(607) 547-4278
Putnam County 40 Gleneida Ave. Carmel, NY 10512
(914) 225-3641
Queens County 88-11 Sutphin Blvd. Jamaica, NY 11435 718) 520-3137 ONLINE: Real Property Tax Division
http://nycserv.nyclink.org/nycproperty/nynav/jsp/choseassess.jsp
Rensselaer County Courthouse Troy, NY 12180
(518) 270-4080
Richmond County 18 Richmond Terrace Staten Island, NY 10301
(718) 390-5386
Rockland County 27 New Hempstead Rd. New City, NY 10956
(914) 638-5070 ONLINE: Land Records
www.co.rockland.ny.us/clerk/letterpage.htm
Saint Lawrence County Clerk's Office 48 Court St. Canton, NY 13617
(315) 379-2237
Saratoga County 40 McMasters St. Ballston Spa, NY 12020
(518) 885-5381
Schenectady County 620 State St. Schenectady, NY 12305-2113

Schoharie County
P.O. Box 549 Schoharie, NY 12157-0549
(518) 295-8316
Schuyler County 105 9th St. Watkins Glen, NY 14891-1496
(607) 535-8133
Seneca County 1 Di Pronio Dr. Waterloo, NY 13165-1396
(315) 539-5655
Steuben County 3 Pulteney Square Bath, NY 14810-1573
(607) 776-9631
Suffolk County Clerk 310 Center Dr. Riverhead, NY 11901
(516) 852-1400
Sullivan County
P.O. Box 5012 Monticello, NY 12701
(914) 794-3000
Tioga County 16 Court St.
P.O. Box 307 Owego, NY 13827
(607) 687-8660
Tompkins County 320 N. Tioga St. Ithaca, NY 14850
(607) 274-5432 ONLINE: Tompkins County Assessor

http://md2020.hypermart.net/tentative.html
Ulster County
P.O. Box 1800 Kingston, NY 12402
(914) 340-3000
Warren County 1340 State Rte. 9 Lake George, NY 12845
(518) 761-6429
Washington County 383 Upper Broadway Fort Edward, NY 12828
(518) 747-3374

Wayne County
P.O. Box 608 Lyons, NY 14489-0608
(315) 946-5870
Westchester County 110 Martin Luther King Blvd. White Plains, NY 10601
(914) 285-2001
Wyoming County
P.O. Box 70 Warsaw, NY 14569
(716) 786-8810
Yates County 110 Court St. Penn Yan, NY 14527
(315) 536-5120

 

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