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Main Contacts

BAR Headquarters

Bureau of Automotive Repair
10949 North Mather Boulevard
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670

(800) 952-5210

Consumer Assistance Program

Questions and information on repair assistance and vehicle retirement. CAP representatives are available Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., excluding state holidays.

NOTE: CAP does not accept documentation via email.

(866) 272-9642

General Information

Automated services are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Consumer service representatives are available Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:50 p.m., excluding state holidays, and from 8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. the first and third Wednesday of each month.

(800) 952-5210

Auto Body Inspection Program

Request a convenient, no-cost inspection of collision-related repairs to ensure the safety of your vehicle.

(866) 799-3811

Request an Inspection

BAR Industry Help Desk

Inspection procedures, equipment, technical support

(866) 860-8509

BAR Web Master

Report technical difficulties related to BAR's website

Accessibility Issues

Licensing Program

Mail application and fees to:
P.O. Box 989001
West Sacramento, CA 95798-9001

(855) 735-0462

Publications, Forms, and Resources

Publications, reports, forms, and other resources

Publications Order Form

Public Affairs

Media inquiries, news releases, webcasts

(916) 574-8170

Referee Program

Third party Smog Check evaluations, specialty vehicle inspections, emissions part locator assistance

(800) 622-7733

Request a Speaker

Speaker Request Form

Request Public Records

Public Records Act requests and small claims court subpoenas

Records Request Guidelines

Small Business/Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise Advocate

Small Business/DVBE Advocate

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