Executive Order

ESD Guidance on Essential Businesses

Employee issues relating to essential business designations

Small Business Administration (SBA) COVID-19 Loans

The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering two COVID-19 loan programs to small businesses throughout NYS.

COVID-19 Business Resources

As New York State continually monitors and responds to developments related to COVID-19, ESD is providing up-to-date guidance and business-related resources.

Help NYS Get COVID-19 Medical Supplies and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

If your business can sell, produce or donate critical medical supplies or personal protective equipment, contact us today.

Opportunity Zones

The Opportunity Zone Program builds investment in under-served communities.

Join Our Team

Be part of a dynamic, strategic workforce that's creating a thriving economic environment in the state of New York.

Register to Vote in NYS

Find out how NYS is making voter registration convenient, whether you’re at the office, at home or on the road.