Occupational Licensing Examination Locations

The Occupational Licensing Examination Study Guide (DOC) or (PDF) is revised periodically and may be used as a resource in preparing for the Occupational Licensing Examination.
The Dealer Examination fee is $110.00 and the Salesperson Examination fee is $86.00. The Dealer Examination consists of 75 multiple choice questions and applicants are allowed two (2) hours to complete. The Salesperson Examination consists of 50 multiple choice questions and applicants are allowed one and a half (1.5) hours to complete. Both Examinations require a minimum score of 70 percent to pass.

Listed below for your reference are the HCD District Offices:

Redding:

2986 Bechelli Lane
Suite 201
Redding, CA 96002
Street Map *
(530) 224-4815
(530) 224-4816

Testing Time:

Monday-Friday
9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Call for appointment

Riverside:

3737 Main Street
Suite 400
Riverside, CA 92501
Street Map *
(951) 782-4430

Testing Time:

Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Call for appointment

Sacramento:

2020 W. El Camino Ave.
Suite 200
Sacramento, CA 95833
Street Map *
(916) 323-9803

Testing Time:

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Call for appointment

San Diego:

1530 Hilton Head Road
Suite 107
El Cajon, CA 92019
Street Map *
(619) 441-2326

Testing Time:

Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Call for appointment

San Luis Obispo:

3220 South Higuera Street
Rooms 103B
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Street Map *
(805) 549-3373

Testing Time:

Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Call for appointment

Please Note: Exam space is limited and appointments take priority over walk-in applicants.  So make an appointment to take an exam and be sure of a space. 

* The maps to our offices listed above are provided by "Google Maps." The products and services advertised are not promoted or endorsed by the California Department of Housing and Community Development.