The information on this page is designed to explain the application, regulatory compliance and inspection requirements for the operation of a Shelter for Homeless Animals. This information only encompasses health-related aspects of the regulatory requirements of a Shelter for Homeless Animals, and business users should be aware that reading the information attached and below will be necessary to properly understand the various provisions of DOHMH regulations.
Permit Application Form (PDF, 88KB)
Proof of Address - Affidavit Form (PDF, 90KB)
Authority to Act Form (PDF, 42KB)
Required Supplemental Documents Checklist (PDF, 57KB)
Instructions for Obtaining a PIN (PDF, 41KB)
Office of Veterinary Public Health Services
125 Worth Street, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10013
Fax: (646) 632-6605
66 John Street, 11th floor
New York, NY 10007
For further assistance, please call 311 and ask for: OATH
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