COVID-19 Updates
Visit this page for updates from DORA related to the Coronavirus's impact on our regulated industries and their consumers.
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The Civic Center Plaza building - location of the Department of Regulatory Agencies (DORA) - has closed off access to the public until further notice.

Despite restricted public access to DORA’s offices, DORA will remain staffed and able to serve customers via phone, mail, email, fax, chat, mail, and through our website and online systems. Please visit our online resources for more information.
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What We Do

DORA is the state's umbrella regulatory agency, charged with managing licensing and registration for multiple professions and businesses, implementing balanced regulation for Colorado industries, and protecting consumers. Our nearly 600 employees are dedicated to preserving the integrity of the marketplace and promoting a fair and competitive business environment throughout Colorado. 


December 3, 2020
Don’t leave it until the last minute to make your choices for 2021.
December 1, 2020
Do you have the coverage to protect yourself if porch pirates steal your gifts?
November 13, 2020
A Public Utilities Commission (PUC) administrative law judge will accept written comment until Dec. 23, 2020, on a request for approval of a new area code overlay to provide numbering relief for Colorado’s current 303/720 area code.

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