We're redesigning the DORA website and we need your help. Please take our survey now!

Text Size
Increase text size
Increase text size
Ask Dora

DORA is dedicated to preserving the integrity of the marketplace and is committed to promoting a fair and competitive business environment in Colorado. Consumer protection is our mission.

  • West Beckwith Mountain Gunnison National Forest

    Welcome to the Department of Regulatory Agencies learn more

  • Picture of Professionals

    The Division of Registrations is now
    The Division of Professions and Occupations learn more

  • Picture of a Doctor

    Learn more about those who take care of you.
    Healthcare Professions Profile Program learn more

  • Photo of house for sale

    What you need to know about the home buying process.
    Learn more from the Division of Real Estate learn more

  • Health Insurance Picture

    Better Decisions, Better Prepared
    Health Insurance learn more

DORA is dedicated to preserving the integrity of the marketplace and is committed to promoting a fair and competitive business enivronment to Colorado.

Consumer protection is our mission.

Executive Director's Office

DORA's Executive Director's Office provides leadership and support to DORA’s nine divisions. Functions include Accounting and Purchasing, Budgeting, Human Resources, Information Technology Services, and the Office of Policy, Research and Regulatory Reform.

Barbara J. Kelley, Executive Director
1560 Broadway, Suite 110
Denver, CO 80202

Division of Banking

DORA’s Division of Banking protects consumers by conducting examinations of all state-chartered or licensed financial institutions under its supervision, to preserve public trust in the Colorado banking industry.

Ken Boldt, Acting Commissioner
1560 Broadway, Suite 975
Denver, CO 80202

Civil Rights Division

DORA's Civil Rights Division works to eliminate discrimination in employment, housing and places of public accommodation under Colorado Civil Rights Laws.

Steven Chavez, Director
1560 Broadway, Suite 1050
Denver, CO 80202

Grand Junction - Regional Office
Contact the Grand Junction office about claims based in Western Colorado.
222 South 6th Street, Suite 301
Grand Junction, CO 81501
Pueblo - Regional Office
Contact the Pueblo office about claims based in Southern Colorado. 
200 West B Street
Pueblo, CO 81003

Division of Financial Services

DORA’s Division of Financial Services works to protect public interest and preserve public trust by regulating the business of state chartered credit unions, savings and loan associations and the financial activities of life care institutions under its supervision.

Chris Myklebust, Commissioner
1560 Broadway, Suite 950
Denver, CO 80202

Division of Insurance

DORA's Division of Insurance regulates the insurance industry and assists consumers and other stakeholders with insurance issues.

Marguerite Salazar, Commissioner
1560 Broadway, Suite 850
Denver, CO 80202


Division of Professions and Occupations

DORA's Division of Professions and Occupations licenses over 50 professions, occupations and businesses in Colorado.

Lauren Larson, Director
1560 Broadway, Suite 1350
Denver, CO 80202

Division of Real Estate

DORA's Division of Real Estate protects real estate consumers by licensing and enforcing laws for real estate brokers, mortgage brokers and appraisers.

Marcia Waters, Director
1560 Broadway, Suite 925
Denver, CO 80202

Division of Securities

DORA’s Division of Securities protects investors and maintains public confidence in the securities markets while avoiding unreasonable burdens on participants in the capital markets.

Gerald Rome, Securities Commissioner
1560 Broadway, Suite 900
Denver, CO 80202

Office of Consumer Counsel

DORA's Office of Consumer Counsel represents the interests of residential, small business and agricultural consumers before the Public Utilities Commission.

Cindy Schonhaut, Director
1560 Broadway, Suite 200
Denver, CO 80202

Office of Policy, Research and Regulatory Reform

DORA's Office of Policy, Research and Regulatory Reform enhances consumer protection through reviews of regulation and policy throughout state government to ensure that regulation is necessary, effective, consistent, flexible and fair.

Bruce Harrelson, Director
1560 Broadway, Suite 1550
Denver, CO 80202

Public Utilities Commission

DORA's Public Utilities Commission serves the public interest by effectively regulating utilities and facilities so that the people of Colorado receive safe, reliable, and reasonably-priced services consistent with the economic, environmental and social values of our state.

Doug Dean, Director
1560 Broadway, Suite 250
Denver, CO 80202


Complaints may be filed with the Division responsible for regulating the profession, occupation or business you wish to file the complaint against. Please use our list of regulated professions, occupations and businesses to find the appropriate Division to file your complaint with.

Click here for a list of regulated professions, occupations and businesses






facebook twitter


1560 Broadway, Suite 110, Denver, CO 80202
(303) 894-7855 - Phone (800) 886-7675 - Toll Free (303) 894-7885 - Fax