NY - HOW TO APPLY FOR A NEW YORK LICENSE
Talent agency companies are licensed under the Employment Agency Law of Article 11 of the NY General Business Law, including Article 37, of the Arts and Cultural Affairs Law.
For more information regarding the laws and/or to obtain an employment agency license application (for talent agents), contact the New York Department of Consumer Affairs at (212) 639-9675. Or if you are calling from NY, simply dial 311.
For licensing in New York City:
Click on the following link - NY Agency Application Process - for the New York Department of Consumer Affairs talent agency license application requirements, forms, and filing instructions.
For licensing in New York State (outside of New York City):
Click on the following link - https://labor.ny.gov/workerprotection/laborstandards/employer/EmpAgency.shtm