What supporting documents do I need to submit for my application?

Individual:

  1. A signed copy of your CVRP Application Form.
  2. A complete copy of your executed and signed vehicle lease or purchase agreement.*
  3. Proof of temporary or permanent vehicle registration.
  4. A copy of your California driver’s license.
  5. A completed and signed IRS Form 4506-T, if selected for income verification. Note: Only a portion of applicants will be selected for income verification. You do not have to submit proof of income unless you have been selected for income verification.

    * Zero Emission Motorcycles: Evidence of maintenance free batteries (and sealed if lead-acid) and a 24-month warranty is required.

Individual (Increased Rebate):

  1. A signed copy of your CVRP Application Form.
  2. A complete copy of your executed and signed vehicle lease or purchase agreement.*
  3. Proof of temporary or permanent vehicle registration.
  4. A copy of your California driver’s license.
  5. Proof of household income, if selected for income verification.  Option A or B may be submitted:

Note: Only a portion of applicants will be selected for income verification. You do not have to submit proof of income unless you have been selected for income verification.

Business/Non-Profit:

  1. A signed copy of your CVRP Application Form.
  2. A complete copy of your executed and signed vehicle lease or purchase agreement.*
  3. Proof of temporary or permanent vehicle registration.
  4. Proof of California-based business: local business license, articles of incorporation, or other formation document filed with the California Secretary of State.

    * Zero Emission Motorcycles: Evidence of maintenance free batteries (and sealed if lead-acid) and a 24-month warranty is required.

Government:

  1. A signed copy of your CVRP Application Form.
  2. A complete copy of your executed and signed vehicle lease or purchase agreement.*
    Note: If your vehicle was purchased through General Service Administration (GSA), please provide a copy of the GSA purchase order and certificate of origin.
  3. Proof of temporary or permanent vehicle registration.
    Note: If your vehicle is a federal motor vehicle and has U.S. government registration and plates, please provide a written statement from a member of your agency with signature authority that indicates the vehicle will remain operational in California for a period of at least 30 months.

    * Zero Emission Motorcycles: Evidence of maintenance free batteries (and sealed if lead-acid) and a 24-month warranty is required.

View Sample Supporting Documents PDF

How do I know if I've been selected for income verification?