Welcome to the Division of Banking (DOB)

The mission of the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, Division of Banking, is to educate the public and promote confidence in the banking industry through a balanced application of regulations in an efficient, professional, fair, and responsive manner.

The Division of Banking oversees the chartering, supervision, and licensure of:

Anti-Predatory Lending Database Update

Good news for users of the Illinois Anti-Predatory Lending Database (APLD), a reduction in data entry time is on the way. Legislation eliminating over 20% of the data fields in the APLD was recently passed by the Illinois Legislature. Work has begun in the database to eliminate the collection of all third party data. The removal of these data fields should reduce entry time making the APLD more user friendly. IDFPR will provide additional information in the near future.