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Information for New York Green Business (NYGB) Members

Important NYGB Dates

  • March 1st - Annual Performance Reports due
  • May 1st - NYGB Renewal Applications due
  • Enrollment period for new applicants will be announced each year.

Annual Performance Report

As a member of NYGB, you are required to submit an Annual Performance Report (APR) each year so that the Department can track your progress during your enrollment period. The deadline to submit your APR each year is March 1st. This report is for your performance the previous year. APRs can be found here:

Completed reports can be sent to nygb@dec.ny.gov.

NYGB Renewal Application

Every three years, members must renew their NYGB membership. You will be notified by NYGB staff when your membership is up for renewal. The application to renew is the same as application form that is used for non-members to join the program. Applications can be found here:

Completed applications can be sent to nygb@dec.ny.gov.

Guidance Documents

This page provides a general overview of the NYGB program and how to become a member. For more detailed information please see these guidance documents:


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