Department of Business Regulation (includes the Office of the Health Insurance Commissioner)


The Department of Business Regulation is an organization of dedicated professionals responsible for regulating and licensing a broad array of Rhode Island businesses in order to protect the public. The industries the Department regulates include insurance, banking, securities, liquor, medical marijuana, real estate, gaming and athletics, along with many others. The Department's mission is to assist, educate and protect Rhode Islanders through the implementation and enforcement of state laws mandating regulation and licensing of these industries and other activities while recognizing the need to foster a sound business environment in the state.

Agency Address
1511 Pontiac Avenue, Bldg 69-2
Cranston, RI 02920


Rules Coordinator
Amy Stewart
[email protected]