Notice: All applications and amendments must be submitted through the National Mortgage Licensing System (NMLS).
South Dakota Codified Law (SDCL) 54-14 defines a mortgage lender as “any person who, for valuable consideration, originates, sells, or services mortgages, or holds himself, herself, or itself out as a person who, for valuable consideration, originates, sells or services mortgages, other than those exempt pursuant to SDCL 54-14-21.”
Any person or entity meeting this definition must apply for licensure as a mortgage lender using the National Mortgage Licensing System (NMLS).
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Division of Banking
South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation
1601 N. Harrison Avenue, Suite 1
Pierre, SD 57501
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