Regulatory Agencies

Department of Regulatory Agencies



We believe in fostering a Colorado where consumers and service providers partner, forging shared successes. With a sharp focus on streamlining and modernizing processes and enhancing end-to-end customer experiences, we strive to advance an environment and regulatory framework where both businesses and consumers are treated fairly, and the economy thrives.


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


The Department of Regulatory Agencies (DORA) is responsible for over 40 boards, commissions, and advisory committees, which are charged with administering over 50 regulatory programs governing professions, occupations, and businesses comprising over 710,000 individual licensees and approximately 40,000 businesses and institutions. DORA is comprised of more than 312 board members and nearly 600 professional regulatory staff.

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