About DCA

The New Jersey Department of Community Affairs (DCA) is a State agency created to provide administrative guidance, financial support and technical assistance to local governments, community development organizations, businesses and individuals to improve the quality of life in New Jersey.

DCA offers a wide range of programs and services that respond to issues of public concern including fire and building safety, housing production, community planning and development, local government management and finance, disaster recovery and mitigation, and privacy protection.


DCA's programs and services are provided through the following Divisions:
DCA is closely affiliated with the following agencies:
Photo of DCA building by Matthew Cohen

Department of Community Affairs
101 South Broad Street
Trenton, NJ  08625