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Debt Collection

Resources to help industry participants understand, implement, and comply with the Debt Collection Rule.

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On April 19, 2021, the Bureau issued an Interim Final Rule on disclosure requirements and prohibitions related to the COVID-19 pandemic temporary eviction moratorium. The Bureau has also published a Fast Facts Summary and Sample Disclosure Language related to the Interim Final Rule.

On April 16, 2021, the Bureau updated the Small Entity Compliance Guide to add discussion of the December 2020 Rule requirements.

On April 7, 2021, the Bureau issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking proposing to delay the effective date of the October and December 2020 Debt Collection Final Rules.


Small entity compliance guide

Download the latest version , version 2.0

Supervision and examination materials

Guides to how the Bureau will supervise and examine entities under its jurisdiction for compliance with Federal consumer financial law.

See the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) exam procedures

See the Debt Collection exam procedures