To protect the health and safety of the public and our employees, DCP employees will no longer be at 450 Columbus Blvd. Please do not send mail. We recommend using our online services, or sending an email to the appropriate division/person instead. Phone lines will have limited support, and voicemails will be returned when possible. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Public Charities

The Department of Consumer Protection is responsible for administering the Connecticut Solicitation of Charitable Funds Act.

Registered charities must file annual financial reports on their income and expenditures.Paid soliciting firms hired by charities are also required to register with the Charities Unit, file a notice of each upcoming solicitation campaign, and submit a post-campaign financial report.