To contest an Administrative Review decision, you may request an Administrative Hearing. Administrative Hearing forms are available above for downloading. The Administrative Hearing form can also be faxed or picked up in person at Revenue Customer Service located at 100 Civic Center Drive, Bay A, Newport Beach, CA 92660.
The entire penalty amount must be included with your Administrative Hearing form. If the hearing decision results in a dismissal of the citation, the penalty amount will be refunded to you by mail.
The Administrative Hearing Request form must be submitted within 21 days of the mailing date of the Administrative Review results. Forms can be mailed with the entire penalty to PO Box 3599, Tustin, CA 92781-3599 or dropped off in person to the Customer Service Counter in Bay A.
You will have the choice to appear in person, submit a written statement of facts or have a telephonic hearing. You will be notified in writing by mail of your hearing date and time.
In person Hearings are conducted at the Civic Center, 100 Civic Center Dr, Newport Beach CA 92660 at Bay A, 1st floor conference room.