Ownership: Who can open an RCFE?

Anyone can submit an application to CCLD to open an RCFE.

Title 22 stipulates that CCLD needs "evidence satisfactory to the department that the applicant is of reputable and responsible character" (§87155) and that the applicant must meet  and comply with all application requirements (i.e. completed application, attendance at Orientation and other Component reviews,  payment of Licensing fees, etc).