About the Division

The Division of Consumer Protection (DCP) is one of seven agencies within the Utah Department of Commerce.  The Mission of the Division of Consumer Protection is to protect consumers from unfair and deceptive business practices, to encourage the development of fair business practices, and to provide consumer education.  The Division has a three-pronged approach to consumer protection: education, registration, and enforcement.

The Division administers the following Utah State Laws:

  • Business Opportunity Disclosure Act
  • Consumer Sales Practices Act
  • Charitable Solicitations Act
  • Child Protection Registry
  • Credit Service Organizations Act
  • Health Spa Services Protection Act
  • Immigration Consultants Registration Act
  • Music Licensing Act
  • New Motor Vehicles Warranties Act
  • Pawnshop & Secondhand Merchandise Transaction Information Act
  • Price Controls During Emergencies Act
  • Prize Notices Regulation Act
  • Telephone Fraud Prevention Act
  • Telephone and Facsimile Solicitation Act
  • Transportation Network Company Registration Act
  • Unfair Practices Act
  • Uniform Debt-Management Services Act
  • Utah Postsecondary Proprietary School Act
  • Utah Postsecondary School State Authorization Act