News Releases

DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS Professional and Vocational Licensing Division DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR CATHERINE P. AWAKUNI COLÓN DIRECTOR CHARLENE L.K. TAMANAHA LICENSING ADMINISTRATOR   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 25, 2019 MyPVL Wins State Government Project Experience Award HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) Professional and Vocational Licensing Division’s ...
Read More RELEASE: MyPVL Wins State Government Project Experience Award

 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS  DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR CATHERINE P. AWAKUNI COLÓN DIRECTOR TY Y. NOHARA SECURITIES COMMISSIONER   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 19, 2019 State Announces Relocation of Oahu Business Action Center HONOLULU — The state Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs’ (DCCA) Business Registration Division (BREG) is relocating the Oahu Business ...
Read More Release: State Announces Relocation of Oahu Business Action Center to Downtown Honolulu

DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR CATHERINE P. AWAKUNI COLÓN DIRECTOR TY Y. NOHARA SECURITIES COMMISSIONER FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 9, 2019 Registration Open for 2019-2020 Hawaii LifeSmarts Competition HONOLULU – The Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) Office of the Securities Commissioner invites teams to participate in the 2019-2020 ...
Read More RELEASE: Registration Open for 2019-2020 Hawaii LifeSmarts Competition

DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR CATHERINE P. AWAKUNI COLÓN DIRECTOR CHARLENE L.K. TAMANAHA LICENSING ADMINISTRATOR FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 29, 2019 Phone Scam Calls Targeting Licensed Professionals Reported HONOLULU, HI – The Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs’ (DCCA) Professional and Vocational Licensing Division (PVL) is advising the public to be ...
Read More RELEASE: Phone Scam Calls Targeting Licensed Professionals Reported

DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS Cable Television Division DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR CATHERINE P. AWAKUNI COLÓN DIRECTOR JI SOOK “LISA” KIM CABLE TELEVISION ADMINISTRATOR FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 26, 2019 2019 Report of Fixed Wireline Broadband Speeds in Hawaii Released HONOLULU – The Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) Cable Television Division (CATV) has ...
Read More RELEASE: 2019 Report of Fixed Wireline Broadband Speeds in Hawaii Released

DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS Office of Administrative Hearings DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR CATHERINE P. AWAKUNI COLÓN DIRECTOR FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 12, 2019 DCCA DISCIPLINARY ACTIONS (Through July 2019) HONOLULU – The state Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) and the state Boards and Commissions released a summary of disciplinary actions through ...
Read More RELEASE: DCCA DISCIPLINARY ACTIONS (Through July 2019)

DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS Office of Administrative Hearings DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR CATHERINE P. AWAKUNI COLÓN DIRECTOR FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 25, 2019 DCCA DISCIPLINARY ACTIONS (Through June 2019) HONOLULU – The state Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) and the state Boards and Commissions released a summary of disciplinary actions through ...
Read More RELEASE: DCCA DISCIPLINARY ACTIONS (Through June 2019)

DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS OFFICE OF CONSUMER PROTECTION DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR CATHERINE P AWAKUNI COLÓN DIRECTOR STEPHEN H. LEVINS EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, OFFICE OF CONSUMER PROTECTION FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 22, 2019 Hawaii Office of Consumer Protection Announces Settlement with Equifax regarding 2017 Data Breach Credit reporting agency to strengthen security program and ...
Read More RELEASE: Hawaii Office of Consumer Protection Announces Settlement with Equifax regarding 2017 Data Breach

DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS Office of Administrative Hearings DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR CATHERINE P. AWAKUNI COLÓN DIRECTOR FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 19, 2019 DCCA DISCIPLINARY ACTIONS (Through May 2019) HONOLULU – The state Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) and the state Boards and Commissions released a summary of disciplinary actions through ...
Read More RELEASE: DCCA DISCIPLINARY ACTIONS (Through May 2019)

DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR CATHERINE P. AWAKUNI COLÓN DIRECTOR TY Y. NOHARA SECURITIES COMMISSIONER FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 10, 2019 State Warns of Unofficial Annual Business Report Solicitations HONOLULU — The state Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) Business Registration Division (BREG) is repeating its warning to local ...
Read More RELEASE: State Warns of Unofficial Annual Business Report Solicitations