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Central Office Divisions and Programs

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation headquarters are located at 625 Broadway, Albany. In this building you will find most offices of the divisions and special programs. The following is a list of links to all the divisions (organized within offices) with descriptions of the work we do.


Office of Administration

  • Division of Operations
  • Division of Information Services
  • Division of Management and Budget
  • Office of Employee Relations

Office of Air Resources, Climate Change & Energy

Office of Communications

Office of General Counsel

Office of Hearings and Mediation Services

Office of Information Technology Services- Environment and Energy

Office of Internal Audit and Investigation

Office of Legislative Affairs

Office of Natural Resources

Office of Public Protection

Office of Regional Affairs and Permitting

Office of Remediation and Materials Management

Office of Water Resources