Division of Finance and Administration


Practice Directive - Vehicles

Purchases of Vehicles

Applies To:

All Division of Finance and Administration employees.

Effective Date: 

July 24, 2017


Purchase of vehicles must be justified as essential and approved by the Vice Chancellor of DFA or an appointed designate prior to the expenses being committed or incurred.


The department head must send an email to David Ott with the following information prior to purchasing of vehicle(s):

  • Description
  • Reason/Justification of Purchase
  • Three Competive Quotes

Allow one week for review.

Supporting Documents and Policies:



David Ott; 949.824.4280