Bona Fide Not-For-Profit Entities


Bona fide not-for-profit entities that wish to perform mortgage activities can qualify for an exemption from licensing requirements by filing the following reports with the Montana Division of Banking and Financial Institutions:

  • Reports filed with federal, state, tribal, local government, or housing finance agencies and authorities
  • BFNP Certification Form

The Division will review the documents and provide a certificate of exemption. Exempt entities must submit the BFNP Certification form every year by December 31st to remain exempt. Please email completed forms to or mail to PO Box 200546 Helena, MT 59620-0546. 

2019 List of Certified BFNP