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San Luis Obispo County, California


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The County of San Luis Obispo prides itself on serving the community and helping residents resolve any complaints they may have. Whether you are seeking service or filing a complaint, we want to help you resolve the issue.


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County Contact Information

County Government Center
1055 Monterey Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93408

Telephone: 805-781-5000
Toll free: 800-834-4636


Use the Department Directory for quick access to department information.                                                

View or Pay Property TaxesLast Chance to Pay Property Taxes Without Penalty

Pay your Annual Property Tax Bill or check the status of your payment. The last day to pay the first installment of the Annual Property Tax Bill without penalties is Monday, December 12, 2016. After this date, California state law requires that a 10% penalty be added.

Make your payment with an electronic check at no additional charge. Payments with credit or debit cards require an additional 2.39% processing fee. Questions? Contact the County Tax Collector.

County News

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Multimillion Dollar Agreement Reached to Ease Impacts of Diablo Canyon Closure

The County of San Luis Obispo, in coordination with the San Luis Coastal Unified School District (SLCUSD) and a local Coalition of Cities, has reached a multimillion dollar settlement agreement with Pacific Gas & Electric Company (PG&E) to ease the local impacts of the impending closure of Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant. The settlement will provide $122.5 million to $147.5 million to address impacts to essential public services, the local economy, and offsite emergency planning efforts until the plant is fully decommissioned. Read more

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Latest Drought Updates          

Get information and the latest updates on drought conditions and water conservation tips. To report drought-related concerns or for water conservations questions, call the County Water Conservation and Drought Hotline at (805) 781-4466.


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Resources for Those Affected by the Chimney Fire


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