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NYSDEC nForm Portal

Many of DEC's Programs have forms that can be completed online using our online form tool, nForm. This system is part of the Online Services and was developed to streamline DEC's online reporting and data acquisition. New forms and applications are published periodically.

Users must have an account in order to use nForm.
nForm requires using one of the following browsers: Chrome, FireFox, or Microsoft Edge

Users with accounts

User your user ID and password to log into nForm. If you have forgotten either, use the "Forgot your username or Password" feature on nForm's login page.

Users without Accounts

You will need a valid email address in order to create an account.

  1. Go to and click "Don't have an Account?"
  2. Select the "Personal" account type.
  3. Read the Getting Started instructions and click "Sign Up for a Person ID"
  4. Follow the prompt and enter the required information.
  5. Check your email inbox for the confirmation email and reply as indicated to activate the account.
  6. Log in to nForm

Problems or Questions

  • Contact the DEC program staff indicated on the opening page of each form for assistance with any issues completing a specific form.
  • For other issues, email the DEC nForm Team