Welcome to DCA

The L.A. County Department of Consumer Affairs is glad to work for you. Click here to learn more about us and the services we provide.

Join our team

You can volunteer with the Department of Consumer Affairs as a mediator, investigative assistant or counselor. Find out how.

Enriching Lives

"It's comforting knowing a competent department is providing service, free, for anyone who needs it." - Courtney Johnson, Marina del Rey

Fighting Foreclosure

If the home you own or rent is in foreclosure or if you are having trouble making your mortgage statements, call us for free, reliable help.

Dealing with Debt

Learn how to deal with debt collection with tips from Consumer Affairs' experts. Join an upcoming workshop at the Norwalk Courthouse.

Consumer News


Consider Changing Passwords Due to Heartbleed Bug

The “Heartbleed” bug could have potentially make consumers’ information available to hackers. Many popular websites have added security patches. If they have done so, consumers should consider creating new passwords.


DCA Volunteers Keep Alive the Spirit of Public Service

The volunteers at the Department of Consumer Affairs play a special role in assisting consumers who need help. Volunteers respond to questions, review consumer complaints, and listen to consumers of Los Angeles County every day.


Facing Foreclosure? We Can Help You

If the home you own or rent is in foreclosure or if you are having trouble making your mortgage statements, you will need to act quickly. DCA is here to provide free, reliable help.


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