After reading the instructions below, a link will guide you
to the online license renewal application log in page.
Please DO NOT use the Online License Renewal Service if you have already filed your renewal application by mail or in person.
Submitting your renewal application online does not mean that your license is automatically renewed.
Debt Collection Agency licenses will expire January 31, 2013. You may not operate a Debt Collection Agency after January 31 unless you have received your new license. Operation without a current license is subject to penalties.
To process payment, you must use a major credit card. Convenience Fees apply.
Six Easy Steps to File Your Debt Collection Agency
License Renewal Application Online:
Step 1: Log on
Enter your CAMIS Number (located in your license renewal letter) and License Number on the first screen of DCA's Online License Renewal Service to get started. If you don't know your CAMIS number, please call 311 and ask for the service "Online Payment Assistance-DCA License Renewal." You will be transferred to DCA.
Step 2: Confirm Your License Details and Contact Information
If your telephone number is different from the number preprinted in the License Details box, please enter the correct telephone number in the "New Telephone No." field.
Please enter your e-mail address to receive confirmation that your online license renewal application was successfully submitted.
- If your mailing address is different from the address preprinted on the online form, please select "No" and update your mailing address following the steps provided.
Step 3: Answer All Background Questions and Affirm Legal Requirements
- Complete the background questions by checking the appropriate boxes.
Affirm the legal requirements by checking the agreement box.
Enter your First and Last names, and your relationship to the business (e.g., owner, partner, director, etc.).
Step 4: Submit Information and Enter Payment Details
Please review all information for accuracy, then click the "Submit" button ONCE ONLY. You will be directed to the payment page.
Enter your payment information and click the "Submit" button ONCE ONLY.
Step 5: Print Confirmation Number and Itemized Receipt
Step 6: Complete and Submit the Debt Collection Agency Licensing & Renewal Supplement
Note: Email Subject line should read: “Debt Collection Agency Renewal Supplement for [insert your business name and license number]"
Upon receipt of the Supplement and approval of your online application, DCA will mail you a renewed license. Please do NOT submit your license renewal application by mail or in person once you have successfully submitted your application online. Submitting duplicate applications will create delays in renewal of your license.
Finished reading the instructions? Now you're ready to submit your renewal application.
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