By striving to optimize consumer choice, the IDFPR will work diligently to ensure that the goods and services provided to Illinois consumers are readily available, accessible, and also properly safeguarded. The IDFPR’s consumer portal will serve as a resource to educate consumers about the businesses, professions, and financial services providers the IDFPR regulates, because an informed consumer is an empowered consumer.




  • Consumer Services
  • Banking & Deposit Accounts
  • Lending Products & Services
  • Consumer Products & Services
  • Consumer Services
  • Health Care Services
  • Real Estate Services
  • Professional Services

Business Registration, Licensing and Permitting in Illinois

The IDFPR regulates over three quarters of the 1.5 million licensed professionals and businesses in the State of Illinois. If you cannot find your profession or industry on our website, please look below for the other government entities that license professionals and businesses: