Resources & Related Websites For Residents of New York
York State Insurance Department
200 Old Country Rd.
Mineola, NY 11501
Toll Free: 800-342-3736
Highlights: The New York
State Insurance Department is responsible for
supervising and regulating all insurance business in New York
State. Their website is a huge resource for providing insurance
consumers, agents and insurers accurate and up to date
information in the insurance industry.
Consumers can benefit by visiting the website because
resource and guides to purchasing car, home and life insurance
are all provided. Special
attention is provided to inform consumers about fraud, what
they can do to protect themselves from it and what to do if
they are a victim of fraud.
Frequently asked questions and answers are used to
assist visitors throughout the site.
Agents can benefit from using the site because of the
easy access to obtaining forms and other resources that can be
York Department of Motor Vehicles
6 Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY 12228
Phone: 518-473-5595 or
Highlights: The New York State Department of
Motor Vehicles provides valuable information and resources to
experienced and inexperienced drivers.
Persons interested in obtaining a drivers license will
find the online manual and practice quizzes of particular
benefit to help them prepare for the drivers test.
You can view the newest plates and perform a search to
see if personalized plates are available. Additionally, a special section of the page is devoted to
providing consumers special tips that will prevent them from
breaking the law. Department
forms are available to download online and prevent waiting in
long lines at the local DMV offices.
There are several publications that can be viewed in
both English and Spanish.
There is even a comprehensive section devoted to
providing online services that residents can to obtain
personalized plates, renew licenses and registration or check
Highway Speed Limits