Welcome to the New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) website. Our mission is to enrich the environment and protect public health for all New Yorkers by providing high quality drinking water, managing wastewater and stormwater, and reducing air, noise, and hazardous materials pollution. Most of the content on this website is in English. This page will help you understand how to view our website’s content and materials in your language.
If you have any questions, comments, or concerns, please call 311.
To navigate the DEP website from a desktop device using the Google Translate function:
Please note that the Google Translate function is an automated computer translation that is only an approximation of our website’s original content. DEP does not guarantee the accuracy of the translations through Google Translate.
To view documents (such as PDFs) that have been professionally translated into your language, you can visit our Document Portal. To use the Document Portal: