New Motor Vehicle Board


    It is the mission of the New Motor Vehicle Board to enhance relations between dealers and manufacturers throughout the state by resolving disputes in the new motor vehicle industry in an efficient, fair and cost-effective manner.


    Safeguard for the Board’s constituency, a fair, expeditious and efficient forum for resolving new motor vehicle industry disputes, which ultimately improves industry relations and reduces the need for costly litigation, and thereby further reducing the burden on California taxpayers. Assist consumers in mediating concerns with dealers, manufacturers, and distributors licensed by the California Department of Motor Vehicles.

    Develop methods that further improve the delivery of Board services in a timely and cost-effective manner. Educate Board members concerning industry matters, which further improve the Board’s ability to equitably resolve industry disputes.