Renewal Fee Waiver for ABC Licensees

Governor Gavin Newsom has signed a relief package that authorizes ABC to waive license renewal fees for eligible licensees.

Industry Advisory: Blueprint for a Safer Economy

This Advisory was updated in March 2021 to reflect new guidance and is intended to provide licensees with additional information.

ABC Offices Have Reopened Throughout the State

ABC offices throughout the state are open to serve the public, and to assist those with appointments or drop-off documents.

Beer Vats

Responsible Beverage Service (RBS) Portal

ABC launches RBS Portal for managers and servers. Training for nearly a million on-sale alcoholic beverage servers is now being offered.

Online Beer Price Posting System

Phase 4 of the online Beer Price Posting system is now live for License Types 17 (Batch 1) and 10. License Type 17 will be broken up across Phases 4, 5, and 6 with Phases 5 and 6 launching at a later date.

News & Updates

ABC Revokes the License of Kesler’s Lounge in Vallejo

The California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) has revoked the license of Kesler’s Lounge located at 125 Couch Street in Vallejo. The revocation is stayed for 180 days to allow for an ownership transfer…

ABC’s Oakland District Office is Moving

The Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control’s Oakland District Office is moving beginning Friday, April 02, 2021. The Oakland District Office will re-open in its new location on Monday, April 5, 2021 as the Concord District Office…

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

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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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