Due to recommendations and guidance from local and state health officials to help prevent the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), our building is closed to the public until further notice. However, our office remains open for employees during this pandemic. During this time you may experience some delays in reaching staff and we appreciate your patience. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please email us with any questions at BSIS@DCA.CA.GOV.

Firearms Assessment and Private Patrol Operator (PPO) Qualified Manager (QM) Examination Sites: Some PSI test administration centers for the Firearms Assessment and the PPO QM Examination have temporarily reopened under limited conditions. For more information, please visit: https://bsis.ca.gov/forms_pubs/imp_updates_432020.pdf

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DCA BreEZe

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The Bureau has created a step-by-step guide detailing how to create a BreEZe Account and how to subscribe to license notifications. To access the guides, click on the links below:

  1. How to Create a BreEZe Account
  2. How to Subscribe to License Notifications

Help with BreEZe Technical Difficulties: If you are experiencing technical difficulties with the BreEZe Licensing and Enforcement System, you may contact the BreEZe Help Desk at (916) 557-1208 or BreEZe@dca.ca.gov

Be advised that the BreEZe Help Desk may only help with issues related to the following:

  • Link License to Accounts
  • Issue New Passwords
  • Update E-mail Address
  • Unlock Accounts
  • Deactivate Accounts

For all other questions, please visit the Contact Us page

Click on the links below for current application processing timeframes and tips:

Application Processing Timeframes


Common Delays in Licensing

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