Bureau of Consumer Credit Protection

Welcome to the website of the Bureau of Consumer Credit Protection, an agency within the Department of Professional and Financial Regulation. The Bureau oversees many aspects of the consumer finance industry, including non-bank mortgage lenders, debt collectors, loan brokers, retail creditors, money transmitters, consumer reporting agencies, student loan servicers, and non-bank ATMs. We appreciate your visit to our homepage and look forward to assisting you.



NMLS License Transitions

NMLS License Transitions for the following license types are open:

  • Payroll Processors (all license types). The Bureau has extended the license transition period for payroll processor licensees. Payroll processor licenses expiring January 31, 2024 have been extended to February 29, 2024 and licensees may apply to transition their licenses to NMLS through February 29, 2024 without incurring a late fee.

Need help with your license transition? Start with these resources:

Please note: while recently published Bureau Rules make the changes necessary to transition several additional license and registration types to the NMLS, only the above industries are able to transition licenses to NMLS at this time. As transition dates for other industries become available, they will be published on the Bureau's website HERE.

CLICK HERE for for general information about transitioning your license or registration to NMLS. CLICK HERE (Trusted Partner Link) to access NMLS license transition checklists. Click the button below (trusted partner link) to visit the NMLS Resource Center.

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Do You Have a Federal Student Loan?

CLICK HERE for Information About Return to Repayment