Freedom of Information Law


The Freedom of Information Law (Public Officers Law, Article 6) (FOIL) grants members of the public access to the records of government in accordance with its provisions. For more information about FOIL and the Personal Privacy Protection Law (Public Officers Law, Article 6-A), please visit the New York State Committee on Open Government’s website.

Please note: If you have already made a FOIL request using the SLA's previous FOIL platform, please do not make subsequent requests, your original request will be answered.  

Submit a FOIL Request Online


Subject Matter List

Pursuant to section 87(3)(c) of the Public Officers Law, a subject matter list of records in the possession of the agency has been posted to this website.

FOIL Appeal Procedures

To the extent you believe you have been denied access to a record by the State Liquor Authority, you have thirty (30) days from the date of the determination to take a written appeal. You may make an appeal by using the appeal form on the FOIL website:

Submit an appeal

FOIL Subject Matter List