The Business, Consumer Services and Housing Agency (BCSH) oversees Departments, Boards, and Commissions whose mission is to:
- Protect consumers by licensing and regulating California professionals and businesses;
- Preserve, expand and fund safe and affordable housing opportunities;
- Investigate and research earthquake-related issues to advise on ways to reduce earthquake risk and;
- Protect the civil rights of all Californians from acts of hate violence and unlawful discrimination in employment, housing and public accommodations.