How To Apply

Open Application Period 6 – October 1, 2021 – December 31, 2021

The New York State WIC Program is now accepting applications from independent vendors located in Bronx and Brooklyn in the following zip codes only:

Bronx Brooklyn
10451 10456 11203 11225
10452 10457 11204 11226
10453 10459 11207 11229
10454 10460 11208 11230
10455 10474 11210 11234
11218 11235
11219 11236
11223 11239
11224

For stores located in the zip codes listed above that are interested in applying for WIC authorization, please complete a “Request for Application” based on your store type (grocery or pharmacy) and submit electronically via email or print and send via regular mail.

  • All Bronx zip codes, submit a Request for Application to the Vendor Management Agency (VMA), Montefiore New Rochelle Hospital.
  • All Brooklyn zip codes, submit a Request for Application to the Vendor Management Agency (VMA), Public Health Solutions.
  • Address, email, and phone information for the VMAs is in the VMA Locations link:

VMA Locations

Requests for authorization outside Open Application Period 6 will only be considered in areas where there is inadequate participant access as defined by New York State. The Zip Code List identifies areas where stores are needed. If your zip code is on this list, complete the “NYS Request for Application” and submit the document, along with all required attachments to the vendor management agency in your stores area, see VMA Location link:

VMA Locations

Request for NYS WIC Application

Zip Code List