Bartending Laws in California

 

CA Happy Hour/Dram Shop Law Information


California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control
Phone: (916) 419-2500
http://www.abc.ca.gov

If you have questions about specific bartending laws in California, you are encouraged to direct your questions to the agency listed above.

California Happy Hour Law

The State of California does not have state-wide Happy Hour Prohibitions. Such laws may exist in your city or county. Check with your local jurisdiction for any restrictions.

California Dram Shop Law

California does currently have a dram shop law in effect. More information about specific rules and regulations will be obtained by taking the online course. Or, you can call your state board for further details about dram shop laws in California.