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Boards, Commissions & Programs

Office of Self Insurance Plans (OSIP)

The Office of Self Insurance Plans (OSIP) is a program within the director's office of the Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) responsible for the oversight and regulation of workers' compensation self insurance within California. OSIP is also responsible for establishing and insuring that required security deposits are posted by self insurers in amounts sufficient to collateralize against potential defaults by self insured employers and groups.

About OSIP

Information about OSIP, self insurance programs, including an overview of self insurance in California.

Self Insured Employers

Information and resources for private self insured employers and firms wishing to become self insured

Self Insurance Groups (SIG)

Information and resources for self insured groups and
their affiliate members

Third Party Administrator (TPA)

Information and resources for Third Party Administrators and SI claims Administrator Exam Applicants.

Public Entities and Joint Power Authorities (JPA)

Information and resources for Joint Powers Authorities and their affiliate members

Forms, Publications and Reports

Forms, publications and reports on all matters pertaining to self insurance

Laws & Regulations

The laws and regulations governing self insurance in California

Payments  – Invoices

To make a payment: Options, EFT, addresses and contacts

Contact OSIP

How to contact OSIP and key individuals.