NAICS Code 561440 Collection Agencies

Industry

Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services

Description

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in collecting payments for claims and remitting payments collected to their clients.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Repossessing tangible assets: classified in U.S. Industry 561491, Repossession Services
  • Providing financing to others by factoring accounts receivables (i.e., assuming the risk of collection and credit losses): classified in U.S. Industry 522298, All Other Nondepository Credit Intermediation.

Illustrative Examples

  • Account or delinquent account collection services
  • Bill or debt collection services
  • Tax collection services on a contract or fee basis

Industries Included

  • Account collection services
  • Adjustment agencies (except insurance)
  • Bill collection services
  • Collection agencies
  • Collection agencies, accounts
  • Credit arrears collection services
  • Debt collection services
  • Delinquent account collection services
  • Tax collection services on a contract or fee basis

Industry Leaders