Obtaining an Outdoor Advertising License

Engaging in the Business of Outdoor Advertising requires the need for a License.  Refer to Sections 5217, 5300 , 5301, 5302, 5303, and 5484 of the Business and Professions Code.

The printable license application is available at this time. (Must use IE browser to view the PDF form)
Download it and submit the completed application to Headquarters at:

Department of Transportation
Division of Traffic Operations
Outdoor Advertising Branch

P.O. Box 942874, MS-36
Sacramento, CA 94274-0001

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