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Detailed Information for: Collection Agencies
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Updated: 3/2/2015
Description: Any legal entity, including individuals, corporations, associations, firms and partnerships collecting third-party debts or acting as a repossessor of collateral due to another person must be registered as a collection agency.

Similar Keywords: firms, businesses, collectors, agents, collections
Statutes, Rules, Ordinances: OAR 441-810
Duration: Annual
Fees - application, exam, etc.:  Original: $350

Annual renewal: $120
Responsible Agency: Finance & Corporate Securities Div DFCS - Licenses
Fee Exemptions: Certain out-of-state collection agencies; see ORS 697.031
Bonding Requirements: $10,000
Insurance Requirements: None
Prerequisites: All company names must be authorized for use in Oregon by the Secretary of State, Business Registry Section.
Application Form: Collection Agency Program Registration Form
Service Links:  Division Web site, collection agencies section
 Collection Agencies License Holder Search
contact Agency Contact Information
Additional Information: Overnight mail address:

350 Winter St NE, Room 410

Salem, OR 97301-3881

  Agency Information
Please refer to the Agency Website for further details and additional information.
Agency Name: Finance & Corporate Securities Div DFCS - Licenses
E-mail Address: dcbs.dfcsmail@state.or.us
Phone: 503-378-4140
Mail Address: Division of Finance & Corporate Securities
PO Box 14480
Salem, OR 97309 - 0405
Website Information: http://dfcs.oregon.gov/

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