Second Notice of Regulatory Relief

Additional temporary relief measures for licensees. Previous temporary relief measures remain in place.

Temporary Fee Relief for Licensees

ABC’s schedule of the 30-day relief period for licensees who are paying their annual renewal fees.

Guidance by License Type

Guidance on how the temporary suspension of enforcement of specific legal prohibitions affect specific license types.

Message from
the Director

ABC responds to COVID-19

News & Updates

ABC Launches New Law Enforcement WebApp for the TRACE Program

ABC Launches New Law Enforcement WebApp for the TRACE Program The new app will help first responders handle critical incidents involving minors more efficiently Sacramento - On March 5, 2020, the California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC)...

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 »