California State Telework Guide

Best practices and tips to help make telework successful for every employee and the Californians they serve. Always refer to your department for specific telework policies and guidance.

2021 Telework Policy has been published

While emergency telework remains in effect, the 2021 Telework Policy is published in the State Administrative Manual and is effective October 1, 2021.


Explore resources, guidance, and best practices for successful teleworking


Effectively support your teleworking employees

Telework Coordinators

Learn about the elements of creating a successful telework program

IT Administrators

Effectively support remote staff with tools and platforms guidance

Organizational Leaders

Review the statewide telework dashboard, reporting requirements, and more

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