Ventura County and Others Allow In-Person and Online Car Sales


Ventura County and Others. Many California Counties have changed their County Stay at Home Orders to allow car dealers to sell cars. Some are only allowing “Online Sales”, while some have gone further to all “In-Person Sales” to take place. Also, many counties are requiring face masks while outdoors.

Here is a list of California Counties:


Counties that now specifically ALLOW In-Person Auto Sales and Leasing:

  • Ventura County

Counties that allow “Auto-supply, auto-repair, and maintenance…and automotive dealerships.”

  • Sacramento County

Counties that now ALLOW Online Auto Sales if delivered to a Residence or another Essential Business and Social Distancing Guidelines are followed:

  • Alameda County
  • Colusa County
  • Contra Costa County
  • Humboldt County
  • Los Angeles County
  • Marin County
  • Mendocino County
  • Monterey County
  • Placer County
  • San Benito County
  • San Francisco County
  • San Mateo County
  • Santa Clara County
  • Santa Cruz County
  • Sonoma County
  • Sutter County
  • Yuba County

Counties following State Executive Orders (which have been interpreted by many to include Auto Sales as Essential):

  • Alpine County
  • Butte County
  • Calaveras County
  • Del Norte County
  • Fresno County
  • Glenn County
  • Imperial County
  • Inyo County
  • Kern County
  • Kings County
  • Lake County
  • Lassen County
  • Madera County
  • Mariposa County
  • Modoc County
  • Mono County
  • Orange County
  • Plumas County
  • Riverside County
  • San Bernardino County
  • San Diego County
  • San Joaquin County
  • Santa Barbara County
  • Shasta County
  • Sierra County
  • Siskiyou County
  • Stanislaus County
  • Tehama County
  • Trinity County
  • Tulare County
  • Tuolumne County

Counties that allow “Auto-supply, auto-repair, and related facilities”:

  • Amador County
  • El Dorado County
  • Merced County
  • Napa County
  • San Luis Obispo County
  • Solano County
  • Yolo County

Counties that allow “Auto-supply, auto-repair” only:

  • Nevada County

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