Ohio pawn shops are licensed and regulated by the Department of Commerce’s Division of Financial Institutions. The Ohio Pawnbroker Act is listed under Title XLVII > Chapter 4727, and can be read online. Click the link below to view the Ohio Pawnbroker Act.

Licensing and Regulatory Authority: Department of Commerce’s Division of Financial Institutions

http://www.com.ohio.gov/fiin/

Ohio Pawnbroker Act

http://codes.ohio.gov/orc/4727

Ohio State Contact

Lou Tansky, President of Ohio Pawnbrokers Association lou@unclebenspawnshop.com