California Bartender, Seller, & Server Certification Requirements

The legal age to consume alcohol in California is 21. The minimum age to sell alcohol in California is 18 or supervised by a person at least 21. The minimum age to serve alcohol in California is 21 or 18.

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

Regulations for bartenders, sellers, and servers in California
  • CA Dram Shop Laws: Yes
  • CA Happy Hour Laws: No

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