WELCOME TO THE ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE CONTROL APPEALS BOARD

The Alcoholic Beverage Control Appeals Board provides quasi-judicial administrative review of final decisions of the Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control. The Board issues written decisions with orders affirming, reversing, and/or remanding Department decisions regarding: issuance of licenses, conditions placed upon a license, protests against a license being issued, and violations of law by a licensee.

The Alcoholic Beverage Control Appeals Board was created by the California Constitution effective January 1, 1955. The board consists of three members appointed by the Governor.

LEADERSHIP

Gavin Newsom

Governor
State of California

Alexis Podesta

Secretary
Business, Consumer Services and
Housing Agency

Taryn Kinney

Executive Officer
Alcoholic Beverage Control Appeals Board