Acquiring Licensing & Existing Licensees


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New Credit Access Business Application:

Businesses wishing to apply for a Credit Access Business license must create an account and submit the application using ALECSPlease turn your browsers auto fill feature off prior to beginning your application. To avoid any potential glitches, please use Chrome or Firefox browsers. 

New Application Checklist

Owners/Principal Party Guide - Here you will find a step by step guide on adding or modifying owners (principal parties)

Existing Licensees:

New Branch Locations must be submitted online, using ALECS

Transfer Existing License Applications:

Businesses wishing to complete a transfer of license can do so using ALECS. The buyer should create a new account and initiate the process under Manage My Business.

The license transfer checklist can be found here: CAB License Transfer Checklist

A step by step transfer guide is available here (Although the guide references Motor Vehicle licenses, the process is the same): TRANSFER A LICENSE


Principal Party Required Forms

Personal Affidavit

Personal Employment History

Personal Questionnaire

Additional Forms

Masterfile Amendment

Bank Confirmation

Disclosure of Third-Party Lenders

Financial Statement

Personal Financial Statement

Statement of Experience

All licensing documents are presented as PDF-fillable forms. Acrobat Reader is required to view, download, and complete forms. You must save all forms to your computer before entering data. Failure to do so may result in loss of data and files.