Public Information – Licensee Lists Overview

The Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) provides information to the public regarding over 150 professional license types issued through the DCA Boards/Bureaus/Committees/Programs (hereafter referred to as "Agencies") in accordance with the Information Practices Act, Civil Code § 1798.61, and Business and Professions Code § 161.

This is NOT the site for Public Records Act (PRA) Requests. Please contact the specific Board, Bureau or Commission for which the PRA information is requested.

Public Information Files

Each Agency has a folder above from which you can access licensee data suitable for disclosure. There is also a combined folder where you can access all the data in one set of files. Data is refreshed automatically at the beginning of each month.

For additional information related to Government Entities requesting license information, please see our Government Entities page.

For questions, contact the Public Information Unit via email at PublicInformation@dca.ca.gov or via telephone at (916) 574-8150.

Public Information Record Layout

Report Field Name Header Description
Agency Code Agency Code Board/Bureau/Committee/Program
Agency Name Agency Name Board/Bureau/Committee/Program
License Type Code License Type Code License Type Number
License Type Name License Type Name of License Issued
License Number License Number Numeric Identifier of License
Individual or Organization Indicator Indiv/Org Indicates if licensee is an Organization or Individual
Organization/Last Name ORG/Last Name Name of Company or LN of Licensee
First Name First Name  
Middle Name Middle Name  
Suffix Suffix Jr., Sr., Esq
Concatenated First line of address Address Line 1 Public Address of Record 1st Line
Concatenated Second line of address Address Line 2 Public Address of Record 2nd Line
City name City  
County Name County  
State State  
Zip code Zip  
Country Country  
Original issue date Original Issue Date Date the license was originally issued by Board
Expiration date Expiration Date Date license expires
License Status License Status Description: Current, Delinquent and Inactive

The following agencies' data is not included in the files. They must be contacted directly.

California State Athletic Commission
2005 Evergreen Street, Suite 2010
Sacramento, CA 95815
Phone: (916) 263-2195
Email: CSAC@dca.ca.gov

Contractors State License Board
Post Office Box 26000
Sacramento, CA 95826
Phone: (916) 255-3975
Email: dataservices@dca.cslb.ca.gov

The Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education
Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education
P.O. Box 980818
West Sacramento, CA 95798-0818