Online Services

Animal Shelter

  • View Pets Available for Adoption - View a listing of animals that are available for adoption at the Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter.
  • View Lost and Found Pets – View a listing of pets that have been reported lost, or that have been found and are currently in the Animal Shelter.  

Building Department 

FOIL Request


  • Residents who wish to report a problem to the Town of  Hempstead may contact our Helpline for assistance.  

Office of the Receiver of Taxes

Parks and Recreation Department

Town Clerk's Office

  • Register for a commuter parking permit for the Baldwin, Baldwin Resident, Bellmore, Merrick, Oceanside, Seaford, and Wantagh train stations.
  • Request a "Do Not Knock" decal to place on your front door to curtail unnecessary interruptions at the door. 

Town News

Traffic Control and Street Lighting