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LEAD Training for Off-Sale Licensees

Beer Vats

ABC’s Online Services

Create an account to access ABC services online. Validation codes for licensees to register for an account are being mailed in June.

Renewal Fee Waiver

Specified licensees with on-sale privileges may be eligible for fee waivers of licenses with expiration dates between March 1, 2021 and February 28, 2023.

News & Updates

ABC Announces New Online Services for Licensees

The California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) announces new online services to help make doing business easier for over 93,000 businesses in California. ABC’s Online Services is a place where licensees can come and conduct business online…

California’s Mandatory Alcohol Server Training Deadline Draws Near

The deadline for alcohol servers and their managers at over 56,000 businesses to meet mandatory training under a new law is rapidly approaching. The new law goes into effect on July 1, 2022, and by August 31, 2022, every alcohol server and their managers must be trained…

ABC Reminds the Public to Celebrate Responsibly This Cinco de Mayo

The California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) is reminding the public to celebrate responsibly this May 5, when there are many celebrations recognizing Cinco de Mayo. If you are celebrating with alcohol, designate designate a sober driver or use…

Helping Communities and Assisting Businesses

The Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control provides the highest level of service and public safety to the people of the State through licensing, education, and enforcement.

California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control

3927 Lennane Drive, Suite 100
Sacramento, CA 95834

Email us at headquarters@abc.ca.gov.
Call (916) 419-2500

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About Us

The Department’s workload is divided into three elements: administration, licensing, and compliance. The Department’s Headquarters in Sacramento consists of the Director’s office and other offices performing licensing, fiscal management, legal, trade practices, training, and personnel / labor relations and other administrative support functions for the Department. Read more »

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