The Bureau of Automotive Repair licenses the automotive repair industry, including automotive repair dealers, Smog Check stations, brake and lamp stations, Smog Check inspectors and repair technicians, and brake and lamp adjusters. STAR stations can certify directed and gross-polluting vehicles and must provide repair assistance services under the Consumer Assistance Program. The Referee Program provides Smog Check resources to Smog Check inspectors.
Licensing Unit: (855) 735-0462
Consumer Assistance Program: (866) 272-9642
BAR Industry Help Desk: (866) 860-8509
Smog Check Referee Program: (800) 622-7733