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The Utah Department of Commerce is one of the Utah's chief regulatory agencies which is responsible for issuing almost 300,000 licenses and regulating hundreds of industries. Commerce staff are dedicated to fair and efficient regulation across a variety of industries which impact Utah's citizens.

Mission
Administration’s mission is to provide administrative support (financial, human resources, information technology, public relations, and adjudicative) to the following Divisions within the Department of Commerce:

  • Office of Consumer Services (OCS)
  • Occupational and Professional Licensing (DOPL)
  • Consumer Protection (DCP)
  • Public Utilities (DPU)
  • Corporations and Commercial Code (CORP)
  • Securities (SEC)
  • Real Estate (DRE)

Serving the Public
Commerce Administration oversees the following programs and procedures:

  • Office of the Property Rights Ombudsman
  • New Automobile Franchise Act
  • Powersport Vehicle Franchise Act
  • Agency Review of Administrative Actions