Section VIII
Certificate of Authorization to Provide Engineering/Land Surveying/Geology Services

Section 7210 of New York State Education Law requires that all business entities providing professional engineering, geology, and/or land surveying services in the State of New York obtain a "Certificate of Authorization to provide Engineering and/or Land Surveying Services in New York State" from the State Education Department.

An application for this Certificate is available as a PDF download ( PDF 32 KB) or will be provided upon request from:

New York State Education Department
Division of Professional Licensing Services
Professional Corporations Unit
89 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12234-1000
Phone: 518-474-3817 ext. 400
Fax: 518-473-5515

Once the Certificate of Authorization has been issued, the New York State Education Department will automatically send a renewal application to the business entity every three years.

Last Updated: October 12, 2016