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. 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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