CDFW Contact Information

Fishing Regulations California Freshwater Fishing


1416 Ninth Street, Sacramento 95814

(916) 653-7664


License and Revenue Branch

1740 North Market Blvd.,

Sacramento, CA 95834

(916) 928-5805


Northern Region

Serving Del Norte, Humboldt, Lassen, Mendocino, Modoc, Shasta, Siskiyou, Tehama and Trinity counties.

601 Locust Street, Redding 96001

(530) 225-2300


Eureka Field Office

619 Second Street Eureka 95501

(707) 445-6493

North Central Region

Serving Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Colusa, El Dorado, Glenn, Lake, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Sierra, Sutter, Yolo and Yuba counties.

1701 Nimbus Road, Rancho Cordova 95670

(916) 358-2900


Central Region

Serving Fresno, Kern, Kings, Madera, Mariposa, Merced, Monterey, San Benito, San Luis Obispo, Stanislaus, Tulare and Tuolumne counties.

1234 E. Shaw Avenue, Fresno 93710

(559) 243-4005


Bay Delta Region

Serving Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, Sacramento, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, San Francisco, San Joaquin, Solano, Sonoma, and Yolo counties

7329 Silverado Trail, Napa 94558

(707) 944-5500


Stockton Field Office

2109 Arch Airport Road, Suite 100

Stockton 95206

(209) 234-3420

South Coast Region

Serving Los Angeles, Orange, San Diego, Santa Barbara and Ventura counties.

3883 Ruffin Road, San Diego 92123

(858) 467-4201


Los Alamitos Field Office

4665 Lampson Avenue, Suite C

Los Alamitos 90720

(562) 342-7100

Inland Deserts Region

Serving Imperial, Inyo, Mono, Riverside and San Bernardino counties.

3602 Inland Empire Blvd., Ste. C-220

Ontario 91764

(909) 484-0167


Licenses are not sold at this office.

Marine Region

Serving the entire California coast, from border to border and three nautical miles out to sea.

20 Lower Ragsdale Drive, Ste. 100

Monterey 93940

(831) 649-2870


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Fish and Game Code, Section 1050.6, and California Government Code, Section 11015.5, prohibit the CDFW from selling or sharing your personal information with any third party.

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