The California Rental Association, represents more than 700 contractor/homeowner and party/event rental centers and suppliers. Since its beginning in 1946, it has evolved into one of the largest and most innovative rental associations in the country.


About CRA

The California Rental Association (CRA), located in Sacramento, CA, is a nonprofit trade association representing the equipment and party rental industry since 1946.

CRA is governed by a Board of Directors composed of a 17 rental center members plus 5 Associate members.

Our member-led committees are charged with acting in the best interests of the association and shaping CRA’s programs and policy proposals.

The association staff is directed in these efforts by the Executive Director.