California Occupational License
Department of Consumer Affairs
Repossession Agency Employee
Bureau of Security and Investigative Services
Licensing Agency Contact Information:
License Requirements, Fees, and Examination Information:
||PO Box 989002
West Sacramento, CA 95798
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A Repossessor Employee is an employee of a licensed repossession agency, who contracts with a legal owner to locate or recover personal property that has been sold under a security agreement
Occupations To Which This License Applies:
Be 18 or older.
Undergo a criminal history background check through the DOJ and the FBI.
Initial Application Fee - $75
CA Department of Justice (DOJ) Fingerprint Processing Fee - $32
Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Fingerprint Processing Fee - $17
Re-registration Fee - $30
Repossession Agency Employees must submit a separate registration for each employer if employed by more than one employer (re-registration).
A temporary registration is issued allowing applicants to work as a Repossessor Employee for 120 days if they have not been convicted of a crime.
The initial license is valid for 1 year. Each renewal cycle extends the registration for an additional 2 years.
Average time to process an application is 30-45 days.
Authority: Business and Professions Code, Chapter 11
|Occupation Title||SOC Code
|Bill and Account Collectors ||433011 |