COMPLAINT FORMS AND PROCESS
File a complaint against a business, department employee, or bilingual service.
Updated Fees and Program Improvements
ABC is modernizing and right-sizing the department through a multi-year plan to provide a higher level of service to its stakeholders.
News & Updates
ABC TRACE case leads to arrest of bartender in SacramentoABC will be seeking disciplinary action against a bar and a store for selling alcohol to a minor (Sacramento) - On November 1, 2019 Agents from The California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control...
The California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) has announced it will administer a grant involving Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) in the effort to reduce impaired driving tragedies.
The California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) has announced it will administer a $282,000 grant with Arrive Alive California, Inc. to expand their Real DUI Court in Schools program to California high school campuses.
The California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) has announced it will administer a $378,000 grant involving Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) California.
The California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) today announced it has been awarded a $1.8 million grant, which will help fund several departmental programs that increase public safety by combating underage drinking and educating licensees about alcoholic beverage laws.
The California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) today announced that agents will be working in communities throughout California to make this year’s Halloween as safe as possible by utilizing ABC education and enforcement programs.
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.
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 »