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Rockland County Web Site- The official site of Rockland County, NY.

Rockland County Business Development -   is a broad-reaching entity established to strengthen existing communities.  Here you will find several links to help you start or expand your business.

Rockland County Department of Planning -  protect and enhance the quality of life for the residents of Rockland County by providing superior, innovative, professional expertise and state-of-the-art technical assistance in the areas of comprehensive land use and transportation planning.

Rockland County Environmental Resources  -  specialized skills and talents to preserve and protect the environment - integrating policy, solutions and education for the benefit of present and future generations.

Rockland County GIS Mapping -   The Department is pleased to announce its latest endeavor, the release of the Rockland County GIS Portal. It is a gateway to all Rockland County mapping resources.  Using a standard browser, users to the GIS portal have access to: Interactive Mapping Applications, static GIS Maps – our On-line Map Gallery, and the ability to download Digital GIS Data.

Rockland County Administrative Code  -  electronic version of the Administrative Code for Rockland County.

Rockland County Clerk’s Office  -  you will find online access to records, extensive information about their services, downloadable forms, and useful links.

Rockland County Finance Department  - is responsible for the collection of property taxes, foreclosures and sale of county owned property.

Rockland County Land Use Planning - A primary function of the Land Use Division is the review of site plans, subdivisions, variances, zone changes, zoning code amendments, special permits and other land use, zoning or environmental actions under the State mandated General Municipal Law (GML) application process.

County Maps - Demographic, Land Use, Transportation maps, etc. provided by Rockland County's Department of Planning.

Health Department - With links to food handler's permits, health certificates, etc.

Highway Department - Links to road opening permits, etc.

Sewer District Information - Permits, regulations and forms.

Rockland County, NY

Electric - Orange & Rockland Utilities - a Con Edison, Inc. Co. Web Site

Gas - The National Grid Web Site

Water Service - United Water's Web Site.


State Web Site - The official web site of New York State.

New York State Division of Code and Administration -  Codes of New York State – free online version. 

NYSERDA (New York State Energy Research and Development Authority)offers programs and services to provide a vehicle for the State to work collaboratively with businesses, academia, industry, the federal government, environmental community, public interest groups, and energy market participants.

NYSERDA Economic Development - program is designed to improve New York State's business climate by creating strategic partnerships with the public and private sector that support product development and the use of energy-efficient technologies.

NYS Real Estate Professionals Licensing Information - Information for Real Estate Appraisers, Brokers and salespeople.

New York Department of State - Division of Corporations Web Site - Forming a business corporation in New York State.

New York DOT - For Traffic Count information on state roads.

Health Department - New York State Health Department's web site.

North Rockland Chamber of Commerce - promotes a welcoming opportunity for businesses and residents to get together to promote prosperity and enhance the quality of life in the North Rockland Community.

Chamber of Commerce for the Nyacks - is organized to advance the general welfare and prosperity of the Nyack area so that its citizens and all areas of its business community shall prosper.

Suffern Chamber of Commerce - promotes development and interests of local businesses.

Rockland Economic Development Corporation  – REDC teams up with Empire State Development, Orange and Rockland Utilities, Inc. and the County of Rockland IDA to assemble a compelling development package and to pull together resources to make growth possible.

NY State Online Permit Assistance and Licensing - If you want to start a new business or expand your current business, this site will help you find the New York State business permits you may need.

Long Island Development Corp. – provides a variety of low cost loan programs and free technical assistance to help businesses and not-for-profit organizations in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut.

Long Island Association Economic Development - In these challenging economic times, the Long Island Association is happy to make available the latest business statistics and economic updates concerning the Nassau-Suffolk economy and that of the nation. This website contains monthly economic reports by the LIA’s Chief Economist, Dr. Pearl M. Kamer as well as Dr. Kamer’s periodic analyses of special topics of interest to the business and non-profit communities

Long Island Index -  A great interactive map that displays a variety of information, including land use and population.

U.S. Census Bureau - American FactFinder web site. Why pay for your demographic information twice?


* Rockland County, NY is comprised of 3 cities, 20 towns and 19 incorporated villages; most of which are responsible for creating, maintaining and enforcing their own planning, zoning and building codes & regulations.

The Incorporated Cites, Towns and Villages of Rockland County, NY


The Town of Clarkstown
(Town Code)

Upper Nyack
(Building & Zoning)

The Town of Haverstraw
(Town Code)

The Village of

(Village Code)

The Village of Pamona
(Haverstraw / Ramapo Twps)
(Village Code)

The Village of
West Haverstraw

(Village Code)

The Town of Orangetown
(Town Code)

Grand View-on-Hudson
(Village Code)

(Village Code)

(Library Web Site)
(Village Code)

South Nyack
(Village Code in print only)

The Town of Stony Point
(Town Code)

The Town of Ramapo
(Building, Planning & Zoning)

The Village of Airmont
(Village Code)

The Village of
Chestnut Ridge

(Village Code in print only)

The Village of Hillburn
(Village Code in print only)

The Village of Kaser
(Village Code Unknown)

The Village of

(Village Code)

The Village of
New Hempstead

(Village Code)

The Village of New Square
(Village Code Unknown)

The Village of Pamona
(Haverstraw and Ramapo Twps)
(Village Code)

The Village of Sloatsburg
(Planning & Zoning)

The Village of
Spring Valley

(Village Code)

The Village of Suffern
(Village Code in print only)

The Village of Wesley Hills(Village Code)

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