STATE GOVERNMENT DEPARTMENTS

 

(Numbers listed are for Jefferson City, 65102 locations) All state agencies can be accessed through Missouri’s state government home page at mo.gov.

State Government Information Number

(573) 751-2000

Divisions under departments may change as missions, and goals change by order of the legislature. If you are unsuccessful in reaching a state department by phone, you may write the department at the address listed or contact your state representative.

ADMINISTRATION (OFFICE OF)…………………………………….. (573) 751-0929

201 W Capitol, Rm 125                                                                                   oa.mo.gov

Divisions: Accounting, Budget and Planning, Commissioner’s Office, Facilities Management, Design and Construction, General Services, Information Technology Services, Personnel, Purchasing and Materials Management, and Office of Equal Opportunity

AGRICULTURE………………………………………………………………. (573)751-4211

1616 Missouri Blvd                                                                                      mda.mo.gov

Divisions: Office of the Director, Ag Business Development, Animal Health, Grain Inspection and Warehousing, Plant Industries and Weights, Measures and Consumer Protection

Boards and Commissions: MASBDA, State Fair, State Milk Board, and Wine and Grape

CONSERVATION…………………………………………………………….. (573)751-4115

2901 W Truman Blvd                                                                    conservation.mo.gov

Divisions: Administrative Services, Design and Development, Fisheries, Forestry, Human Resources, Outreach and Education, Private Land Services, Protection, Resource Science, and Wildlife

CORRECTIONS……………………………………………………………….. (573)751-2389

2729 Plaza Dr                                                                                               doc.mo.gov

Divisions: Office of the Director, Adult Institutions, Probation and Parole, Offender Rehabilitative Services and Human Services

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT………………………………………….. (573)751-4962

301 W High St, Room 680                                                                            ded.mo.gov

Divisions: Business and Community Services, Tourism, Office of Public Counsel, Public Service Commission, Arts Council, Housing Development Commission, Development Finance Board, Energy, Workforce Development, Women’s Council, Military Preparedness and Enhancement Commission, Small Business Regulatory Fairness Board, Film Commission, Hispanic Business, Trade and Culture Commission, and Technology Corporation

ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATION…………. (573) 751-4212

205 Jefferson St                                                                                         dese.mo.gov

Divisions: Adult Learning, Communications, Educator Certification, Financial and Administrative Services, GED Test®, Missouri Connections, Office of College and Career Readiness, Office of Data System Management, Office of Early and Extended Learning, Office of Educator Quality, Office of Quality Schools and Office of Special Education

 

HEALTH AND SENIOR SERVICES………………………………… (573) 751-6400

912 Wildwood                                                                                            health.mo.gov

Divisions: Administration, Community and Public Health, Regulation and Licensure, Senior and Disability Services, Office of Human Resources, Public Information, General Counsel, Governmental Policy and Legislation

HIGHER EDUCATION……………………………………………………… (573)751-2361

205 Jefferson St                                                                                             dhe.mo.gov

At the direction of the Coordinating Board for Higher Education (CBHE), the Missouri Department of Higher Education (MDHE) strives to coordinate higher education policy that fosters a quality postsecondary system, as well as to increase participation in Missouri’s public institutions

INSURANCE, FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS AND

PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION (DIFP)……………………… (573) 751-4126

301 W High St, Rm 530                                                                                 difp.mo.gov

Divisions: Insurance, Finance, Credit Unions, and Professional Registration

LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS (DOLR)………….. (573) 751-4091

421 E Dunklin St                                                                                         labor.mo.gov

Divisions: Employment Security, Workers’ Compensation, Labor Standards, State Board of Mediation, and Human Rights Commission

MENTAL HEALTH…………………………. (800) 364-9687 or (573) 751-4122

1706 E Elm                                                                                                  dmh.mo.gov

Divisions: Alcohol and Drug Abuse, Comprehensive Psychiatric Services, and Developmental Disabilities

NATURAL RESOURCES………………. (800) 361-4827 or (573) 751-3443

1101 Riverside Dr                                                                                           dnr.mo.gov

Divisions: Environmental Quality, Environmental Improvement and Energy Resources, Geological Survey, and State Parks

PUBLIC SAFETY…………………………………………………………….. (573)751-4905

1101 Riverside Dr                                                                                          dps.mo.gov

Divisions: Missouri National Guard (Adjutant General), SEMA (State Emergency Management Agency), Veterans’ Commission, Fire Safety, Highway Patrol, Alcohol and Tobacco Control, Gaming Commission, and Capitol Police

REVENUE……………………………………………………………………….. (573) 751-4450

301 W High                                                                                                    dor.mo.gov

Divisions: Motor Vehicle and Driver Licensing, Legal Services, Taxation, and Administration

SOCIAL SERVICES…………………………………………………………. (573) 751-4815

2221 W High St                                                                                              dss.mo.gov

Divisions: Family Support, Children’s, MO Health Net, and Youth Services

TRANSPORTATION………………………. (888) 275-6636 or (573) 751-2551

105 W Capitol Ave                                                                                           modot.org

The Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT), under the guidance of the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission, is committed to providing the public with a safe and modern transportation system

 

MISSOURI ETHICS COMMISSION (573) 751-2020

State election fund-raising regulations and information on campaign finance reporting and lobbyist information can be obtained from: The Missouri Ethics Commission, PO Box 1370, Jefferson City 65102 www.mec.mo.gov