Rockland County Departments

Aging
Explore programs and services available to seniors including health insurance counseling, home energy assistance, free minor home repairs, caregiver respite and taxi vouchers. 

Board of Elections
Register to vote or get an absentee ballot. Also, find your polling place and see maps of election districts.  

Budget and Management
Inspect the 2015 Proposed County Budget. The Capital Budget and Personnel Budget are available as well.

Community Development
Find out what services are provided by Community Development including Community Development Block Grants, Countywide Section 8 Housing Assistance, the First Time Homebuyer Program, and more.

Consumer Protection / Weights & Measures
Report fraud or unfair dealings, become an educated consumer, search for licensed businesses and get applications for professional licenses.

County Clerk
Access land and court records, get passport applications, and find out about pistol licenses and business certificates.

County Executive
Meet County Executive Ed Day, review his message to the Legislature, download his latest news releases and read his biography.  

County Legislature

Obtain Legislative agendas and minutes, meet your County Legislators and read their latest news releases. 

District Attorney

Get acquainted with District Attorney Thomas P. Zugibe, his staff, the programs and community services they provide, as well as the community partnerships they support.

Environmental Resources/Parks
Locate County parks and get an application to request use of a park. Also, learn about natural resource and conservation programs, the Environmental Management Council, the Water Quality Committee, and Farmland Protection.

Finance
Pay taxes on-line, get an application for bail refunds, find out how to get funds held in court and trust, and learn about the college certificate of residence that can reduce tuition costs for those attending 2-year colleges outside of Rockland.

Fire and Emergency
Learn how to be prepared for emergencies and view the Emergency Plan for Indian Point. Firefighters who need training can find out about upcoming classes. Find out how you can volunteer in your community.

General Services
Access the Purchasing Division's on-line services for current and potential suppliers, County agencies and municipal governments in Rockland.  Find out about the other roles of the Department of General Services, including maintenance of buildings and grounds, security, housekeeping, communications, computer support and the County's Capital Program.

Health
Learn about the Health Department's educational programs, upcoming clinics and children's services. Access forms and permits and find information on the Medical Examiner's Office.

Highway

Request repairs, get updates on current highway and drainage projects, and access permit applications. 

Hospitals

Learn about the services provided by the Department of Hospitals, including the Summit Park Hospital & Nursing Care Center, Adult Day Healthcare, Outpatient Services and Rehabilitation Services.

Human Rights

File a discrimination complaint related to housing, employment or public accommodation.

Insurance

Read about the role of the Insurance Department in insurance, management of municipal risk, and employee health benefits. 

Law (County Attorney)

Submit a Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) request, view the County Charter and local laws and learn about the functions of the County Attorney's office including the Family Law Division.  

Mental Health

Discover what resources are available to assist people with mental health issues, people with chemical dependency, and people with developmental disabilities. 

Personnel

Learn about civil service test announcements and other resources for those interested in pursuing a career in local government. Also find out information about the Office of Employee Rights and Relations. 

Planning

View and download maps and demographic/Census data and learn about Rockland's land use and transportation planning programs, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), tax-mapping and demographic research programs. In addition, read the County's Comprehensive Plan, get updates on projects underway and link to local zoning boards and regional planning groups.

Probation

Access permits and applications including custody petition, pre-sentence questionnaire, victim statement and Person in Need of Supervision (PINS) petition.

Public Defender

See times when you can stop by for an interview to determine if you are eligible for representation. 

Public Transportation
Find bus schedules and fares, locate Park and Ride lots, and get an application for TRIPS paratransit bus service for the physically disabled and seniors.

Purchasing

The Purchasing Division is a division within the Department of General Services that provides support services to all County agencies. Local municipalities and school districts can download County contracts. Suppliers and contractors can find out how to do business with the County and access current BIDS, RFPs, and quotations.

Sewer District #1

Download permits and applications, including the rules and application to connect to Rockland County Sewer District No. 1 sewer system. Also find information on the Sewer Use Law and the Western Ramapo Sanitary Sewer System Project. 

Sheriff

View pictures and descriptions of "Rockland's Most Wanted", find out about the Rockland Police Academy, enroll children in the C.A.R.E. program, obtain child car seat recommendations and learn about eviction requirements. Also, read much more about the Sheriff's Police, Civil, Corrections and Communications Divisions.

Social Services

Access eligibility requirements and applications for a number of programs addressing basic needs, such as Food Stamps, Medicaid, Heating Energy Assistance Program (HEAP), as well as many support services for children, adults and families. 

Stop-DWI

Obtain information on drunk driving laws, educational programs and arrest statistics.  Also, view a schedule of upcoming Victims Impact Panels.

Veterans Agency

Discover all the services offered to veterans, sign up for a newsletter, read about Return the F.A.V.O.R. Discount Program, and get access to common V.A. forms.

Youth Bureau

Enroll in youth programs including TEEN Works, Rockland AmeriCorps and Project TEAM.  In addition, access  applications, upcoming events, press releases, resource links and a quarterly newsletter.