Who Must Register With the Department of Commerce

The Utah Department of Commerce enhances commerce in Utah by supporting a favorable business climate that protects consumers and encourages the success of Utah businesses and professionals.  In fulfilling its responsibilities, the department licenses many Utahns in various occupations and professions and registers securities offerings, charities, new corporations and business name filings.

The following is a list of the various licenses and registrations required by law and handled by the Department. A telephone number is included for easy reference.

Commerce Administration


Division of Consumer Protection


Division of Corporations and Commercial Code

801-530-4849 or TOLL FREE: 877-526-3994

Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing


Division of Public Utilities


Division of Real Estate


Division of Securities