Solar Consumers – Important Reminder
Contractors may not accept more than 10% of the contract price or $1,000, whichever is less, as a down payment on a home improvement contract (including for a solar energy system). A contractor cannot request or accept progress payment(s) exceeding the value of work performed or materials delivered on a home improvement contract.
Solar Energy System Contracting Tips
If you’re considering installing a residential solar energy system, there is important information you need to consider so you can be “Solar Smart.” More details can be found on CSLB’s Solar Smart page.
End of the COVID-19 State of Emergency
On October 17, 2022, Governor Gavin Newsom announced the State of Emergency , and associated Executive Orders N-39-20 and N-75-20, will end on February 28, 2023.
Read the Governor’s press release for more detailed information about the end of the COVID-19 State of Emergency.