2019 California Obamacare Open Enrollment Change

California has traditionally had its annual Open Enrollment Period from November 1st through January 31st.  

Beginning with the upcoming Open Enrollment Period for 2019, the dates have been changed.  California Open Enrollment will begin October 15th, 2018 and end January 15th, 2019.  This applies to both off-exchange and on-exchange (Covered CA) enrollments.

Enrollments completed by December 15th will have a January 1st start date.  Enrollments between December 16th and January 15th will have a February 1st start date.