Welcome to the website of the Consumer Motor Vehicle Recovery Corporation
In July of 2008, the California legislature created the Consumer Motor Vehicle Recovery Corporation (CMVRC). The CMVRC has established a Consumer Recovery Fund for the payment of claims by California consumers who suffer losses after July 1, 2008, as a result of a California licensed dealer or lessor-retailer of motor vehicles who has filed for bankruptcy or is no longer selling and leasing vehicles to the public, and has failed to:
The CMVRC reviews and processes all claims made against the Recovery Fund. The CMVRC is a Private Corporation governed by the California Motor Vehicle Code and the Bylaws of the CMVRC. It is not a government agency or an insurance company. It is not associated with or controlled by any dealer or lessor-retailer of motor vehicles, nor does it represent any dealer or lessor-retailer of motor vehicles.