Processes non-merit statutory appeals that fall under CalHR's SAU's jurisdiction
Reviews petitions for rehearing
Processes requests for transcripts/administrative records. Any party desiring a copy of the administrative record shall send a written request to the SAU. SAU shall order all transcripts to become part of the administrative record.
Issues proposed decisions
CalHR's Director issues the final decisions on these appeals.
Please note SAU cannot provide legal advice or counsel.
When contacting SAU, please include appellant's name and case number. We can process requests for a continuance, respond on the status of the appeal, and provide general information.
Statutory Appeals Unit: (916) 324-3857
Fax: (916) 322-5709
TDD* Line: (916) 327-4266
TDD is a telecommunications device for deaf and hearing-impaired individuals. This line is reachable only from phones equipped with such a device.
California Department of Human Resources
Statutory Appeals Unit
1515 S Street, North Building, Suite 500
Sacramento, California 95811