Report of Traffic Accident Occurring in California (SR-1)

SR-1 Accident Reporting Form

Before you begin:

  • Gather the following information / documents in order to use the DMV Virtual Field Office:

    • Your driver’s license or identification (DL/ID) card.
    • Your vehicle’s license plate number or vehicle identification number (VIN).
    • Your vehicle’s insurance information.
    • Other party’s vehicle and insurance information, if applicable.

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To file the Accident Report, click the “Start” button above. To learn more about how your information is shared, visit How Information is Protected or Disclosed.

A printable copy of the form is available if needed. Please note that paper submissions are likely to take longer to process.