Employment Eligibility Verification (I-9)

What Is This Form For?

The I-9 documents that the State has verified your identity and that you are authorized to work in the U.S.  

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Is This Form Mandatory?


When to Submit

This form must be completed by you and your agency HR representative within 3 business days of your start date.  

How to Complete This Form

The form is fillable. 

  1. Complete section 1, page 1.
  2. Print out the form.
  3. Sign the form.   
  4. Gather your proof of identity and authorization to work in the US. Acceptable proof documents are listed on page 4. You will need to present:
    • One valid selection from List A; OR,
    • One valid selection from both List B and List C.  
  5. Bring your original signed form and your proofs to your agency HR representative.
  6. Your agency HR representative will verify your proof documents and complete section 2. 

Where to Submit This Form

Mail original form to:

BSC Benefits Administration

W. Averell Harriman State Office Campus

1220 Washington Avenue

Building 5, Floor 4

Albany, NY 12226-1900

Contact the BSC Benefits Team

Still have questions? Try the BSC Help Center where you can send a question to our support team or search a database of FAQs.

Contact us by phone:
Local  (518) 457-4272
Contact us by email:
Mailing Address:

BSC Benefits Team
1220 Washington Ave
Building 5, Floor 6
Albany, NY 12226-1900

Contact us by fax:
(518) 457-1879