Uniform Commercial Code
Our Offices will be closed on: Monday, September 1st, 2014
The Department of Financial Institutions will be closed on Monday, September 1st, 2014.
Although the Agency will be closed to the public, Internet Web Services will still be available for individuals who are accessing or filing documents over the Internet. Any online document that is received on a day that the Uniform Commercial Code Bureau is closed for a holiday or weekend will be effective on the day it is received provided the filing meets the statutory requirements. There will be no mail delivery to the Department on holidays or weekends. There also will be no staff to accept courier deliveries.
To see future days that the Agency will be closed, click 2014 Closure Dates. (PDF: 69 KB / 1 page)
The Uniform Commercial Code Section of the Division of Corporate & Consumer Services at the Department of Financial Institutions examines and files documents under the Uniform Commercial Code, including statements of business indebtedness, consignments, terminations, and financing statements and maintains the statewide Uniform Commercial Code lien system.
- Questions for WI UCC, call the information line at (608) 266-8915.
- Questions relating to a Lien release on a Motor Vehicle Title, call (608) 261-7578.
- For Realty-Related (Fixture) Filings, please refer to the Wisconsin Register of Deeds website.