Web Sites and Links
Board for Professional Engineers and Land SurveyorsThe mission of the Board is to safeguard the life, health, property, and public welfare by regulating the practice of professional engineering and land surveying.
Bureau of Automotive RepairThis California State Agency regulates automotive repair facilities, and licenses lamp and brake inspection stations. Also implements California's Smog Check program.
Bureau of State AuditsProvides access to current reports, employment opportunities, and related links.
Cal-OSHA ReporterCalifornia's premier information source on issues relating to occupational health and safety. Search our archives.
California Community Care LicensingLicenses and oversees both day care and residential facilities for children and adults in the State of California. Provides information on selecting a facility.
California Department of Motor VehiclesCalifornia DMV Home Page is available for customers to check out publications, download forms, brochures, FAQs, Vehicle Information, Boats, Vessel, and Field Office Hours.
California Department of Health ServicesOfficial website for department which is part of the Health and Welfare Agency. Mission is to protect and improve the health of all Californians.
California Department of Child Support ServicesProvides information about guidelines, procedures, programs, and available services.
California Department of Social ServicesServes, aids, and protects needy and vulnerable children and adults in ways that strengthen and preserve families, encourages personal responsibility, and fosters independence.
California Department of Industrial RelationsEstablished to improve working conditions for California's wage earners, and to advance opportunities for profitable employment in California.
California Department of Veterans AffairsIncludes information about the Cal-Vet Loan program, the Veterans Homes, the Veterans Memorial, and other benefits and support for the state's veterans.
California Department of InsuranceProvides extensive information for insurance consumers, insurers, agents and brokers, including advice, regulations, news, reports and online forms.
California Department of Motor Vehicles - Personal GuideFree Licensing, Auto Insurance, License Plate, and other auto and DMV information available. Navigation guide for the driving public.
California Energy CommissionFacilitates access to data on energy production, consumption, conservation and use in California, as well as information on electricity deregulation, renewable energy and energy research.
California Environmental Protection Agency (Cal/EPA )eMission is to improve environmental quality in order to protect public health, the welfare of California's citizens, and California's natural resources.
California Franchise Tax BoardThe department that collects state personal income taxes and bank and corporation taxes for the State of California. Access to forms and tax information.
California Government OrganizationsLinks to government organizations in the state.
California Groundwater InformationAccess to data and hydrographs for nearly 20,000 wells in groundwater basins throughout California from Department of Water Resources.
California Health and Human Services Data CenterProvides cost effective, large scale computer processing and telecommunications services to the departments within the California Health and Human Services Agency.
California Highway Patrol [CHP]Enforcement policies, driver safety tips, and history.
California Land Use Planning NetworkLUPIN (Land Use Planning Information Network) is an information service that supports and addresses California land use planning issues via the CERES web.
California Legislative PortalProvides single point of entry to existing legislative website information. Organized by category for easy access.
California Local Government Finance AlmanacData, statistics, analyses, and articles on California city and county finance.
California LotteryWinning numbers and game information.
California Public Utilities CommissionHas control over Energy, Rail Safety & Carriers, Telecommunications, and Water rates and operating conditions as permitted by state law.
California Secretary of State - Lobbying ActivityDirectory of lobbyists active in the State of California as compiled by the Secretary of State, searchable by name, firm, employer, or ID.
California Senate Office of ResearchStudies by public university academicians on policy issues of interest to the California State Senate on various topics including affirmative action, reproductive rights, the energy crisis, homelessness, and specific health issues.
California State AssemblyMember directory, legislative calendar, committees, caucuses, and the full text of bills and upcoming legislation.
California State SenateOfficial site. Full text of bills is online and searchable. Also lots of legislative information: committees, assignments, schedules.
California State Controller's OfficeController's profile, introduction to office, and resources to assist the people of California.
California State Treasurer's OfficeProvides information about office programs and services, including Holocaust restitution, investments, credit ratings, and financial reports.
California Vehicle CodeThis state statue of line contains the entire California Vehicle Code. Index and links to specific sections. The code is not annotated.
California Workers Comp Advisor NewsletterCovers issues relating to the workers' compensation system in California. It includes timely articles on regulations, legislation, court decisions, medical fee schedules, insurance and other topics.
California's Natural ResourcesThe California Natural Resources Web contains information and links relating to State Parks, National Parks, Monuments, and Preserves, and National Forests within California, as well as California's Biodiversity, Coastal Resources, Cultural Diversity, Deserts, Energy, Forests, Geology, Plantlife, Water, Wetlands and Wildlife.
CaliforniaCareers.infoCoordinates the development of an occupational information system that serves the needs of vocational education, employment and training programs and career guidance.
Children and Family Services DivisionDivision of California Department of Social Services responsible for programs and services for families and children, providing a statewide system for care providers and appropriate services to children including adoption.
Commission on Teacher CredentialingProvides information on state credentialing procedures, regulations, and examinations.
Contacts for Justice and District AttorneysThis list of California District Attorneys may be useful if you have violations to report.
Delta Company 1/184th Infantry (AASLT)An anti-armor air assault infantry unit of the California Army National Guard.
Department of AgingOffers information about services for seniors, area agencies, current programs, legislation, and related links.
Department of Alcoholic Beverage ControlProvides licensing assistance and information as well as related legislation, forms, and updates.
Department of ConservationWorks to safeguard farmland and open space resources; regulate oil, gas and geothermal wells; study and map earthquakes, landslides, and mineral resources; reclamation of land used for mining; and promote beverage container recycling.
Department of Consumer AffairsConsumer information and links to state consumer sites, federal consumer sites, and consumer organizations.
Department of Food and AgricultureOfficial site providing information about state programs and services.
Department of FinanceProvides information about the state budget, demographics, monthly financial bulletins, and related links.
Department of General ServicesOffers access to state forms, services, publications, and agencies.
Department of Personnel Administration (DPA)Manages staffing, benefits, and labor relations for state agencies. Provides detailed policies and salary information.
Department of Social Services: Refugee Programs BureauWho is a refugee? Obtain information on services and programs available to refugees in California. Listing of VOLAGS, MAAS, and county offices that provide social services to the refugee community.
Department of Water ResourcesInformation about the state department managing water activities.
Emergency Food Assistance Programfederally funded program administrered by the California Department of Social Services to provide USDA food to the needy in California.
Employment Development DepartmentFor Employers, Finding a Job, Information on Filing a Claim, Labor Market Information, Employment & Training, Forms & Publications, Index of Services, About EDD
Employment Development Departmentadministers the Job Service, Unemployment Insurance, Disability Insurance, Workforce Investment Act, and Welfare-to-Work programs and handles the audit and collection of employment taxes and maintains employment records for more than 19 million California workers.
Governor's Office of Emergency ServicesAbout OES, Current Information, Earthquake Preparedness, Hazardous Materials, Information for Emergency Managers, Maps, OES Divisions, Regions and Partners, Plans and Publications
Health and Human Services AgencyOffers information on agency programs and functions, including social services, emergency medical services, child support, mental health, and disability.
Municipal Management Association of Northern Californiamembership organization of local government management professionals located throughout the 40 counties of Northern California
Municipal Management Association of Southern Californiaan organization composed of entry level and mid-management professionals representing local governments within a nine county area of Southern California.
Office of the Attorney GeneralProvides information about the incumbent as well as current programs and initiatives.
Office of the GovernorOfficial site providing information about the administration, issues, statements, and programs.
Office of the Lt. GovernorOfficial site offering information about the current administration as well as news and updates on program initiatives.
Office of Traffic SafetyProvides information related to the mission of reducing fatalities and losses through implementation of California highway safety initiatives. Includes information about current campaigns, safety statistics, and reports.
Office of Water Recycling - State Water Resources Control Boardprovides financial assistance for water reclamation projects, in the form of low-interest loans for project construction and grants for project planning.
Official California Legislative InformationWelcome to the official site for California legislative information. This WWW site is maintained by the Legislative Counsel of California, pursuant to California law. Contains complete text of all bills, including amendments.
On Tap: California Water Market InformationProvides information and data on water market transfers within the state of California. Guides users to appropriate policies and procedures governing water transfers.
Public Entity Risk Management Authority (PERMA)public agency which provides liability, workers' compensation, and other insurance coverage programs along with risk management services to cities and special districts.
Respiratory Care Board of Californiaprotects and serves the consumer by enforcing the Respiratory Care Practice Act and its regulations, concerning the delivery and availability of services, and promotes professionalism of the practicioners.
Search of California Government ServersSearch over all hosts in '.ca.gov'.
Senate Office of ResearchClick on the Links graphic for a meta-index of over 200 links to California public policy subjects.
The Mission of the Department of Fish and GameEnforcement, F&G Commission & Regulations, Fishing, Habitat Conservation, Hunting and Trapping, Information & Education Office, Just 4 Kids, Lands and Facilities, Licensing, Site Map, Statistics & Databases, Spill Prevention & Response, Threatened & Endangered Species
Vital Statistics Data TablesProvides data on California’s births, deaths, and demographics. Data are presented in various forms (e.g., counts, rates, percentages), geographic levels (nation, state, county, ZIP code), and time periods (e.g., annual, multi-year trends).