The North Dakota Insurance Department, established in 1889, is a state regulatory agency headed by the Insurance Commissioner. The Department maintains offices on the fifth floor of the State Capitol, 1701 South 12th Street in Bismarck and a third location in north Bismarck.
42 staff members serve the public. The majority of employees are devoted to insurance regulation. A smaller number of employees perform the separately-funded functions assigned to the Department by the Legislative Assembly.