DCA’s Office of Labor Policy & Standards serves as the City’s focal point for labor issues and workers in New York City, giving a dedicated voice in City government to the issues facing workers in New York City. OLPS enforces key municipal workplace laws, conducts original research, and develops policies that are responsive to an evolving economy and issues affecting workers in New York City, particularly people of color, women, and immigrants.
Learn about your responsibilities on these workplace laws:
• Paid Safe and Sick Leave Law
• Fair Workweek and Fast Food Deductions Laws
• Commuter Benefits Law
• Living Wage Law
• Minimum Wage Law
• Freelance Isn’t Free Act
• Grocery Worker Retention Act
• Displaced Building Service Workers Protection Act
The NYC Direct Deposit program provides free checking accounts to employees who directly deposit their pay. The benefits to your organization include cost savings from reduced printing of paper checks, less time spent by staff to deal with paper paycheck-related issues, and more. Learn more about direct deposit.