Hazardous Materials Business Plan Facility Inspection

Who can use this service?

This service is available to operators of facilities who handle and store hazardous materials above threshold quantities and are regulated by the Environmental Health Services Division. Some exceptions apply.

Is there a charge for this service?

Facilities where hazardous materials above threshold quantities are handled and stored, which are regulated by the Environmental Health Services Division, are subject to annual fees for inspection and regulation.  Routine inspection fees are included in the cost of the annual health fee. However, chargeable reinspections may be necessary as determined by the results of the routine inspection. There is no fee for an initial consultation to determine if regulation is required. Please refer to our Fee Schedule or contact our office at (805) 781-5544.

When and where is this service offered?

Inspections are performed throughout the year during regular business hours except during scheduled holidays.

Please visit us, email us, contact us, or call our office if you have questions or to request an inspection of your facility where hazardous materials are handled and stored within San Luis Obispo County.

Location, directions and hours of operation

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Environmental Health Division

Monday - Friday 8-5

2156 Sierra Way Suite B San Luis Obispo , CA 93401

Tel: (805) 781-5544

Fax: (805) 781-4211

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the threshold quantities for storage of hazardous materials.

Storage of hazardous materials above the following indicated quantities requires regulation by Environmental Health Services.

  • Liquids - 55 gallons
  • Solids - 500 pounds
  • Compressed gasses - 200 cubic feet
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