Public Records Act (PRA) Request

Please Stop: For fastest response, if you are looking for information related to construction, building permits, zoning, land use, or solar installation please submit your request directly at:


Please complete the form below. If the department does not maintain your requested records, the information you provide here will be forwarded to the correct department, to the extent known. 

A response will be sent to you within 10 days of receipt of your request. All payments are due at the time record production is provided.

Don't want to submit this information online? Download and print the PDF version of the form and send it via US mail or fax, or drop it off in person. 

Via email: Complete e-form above and click the "Submit" button. 

Via US Mail: Please download, print and complete the PDF form and mail the completed form to:

Administrative Office
Attn: Admin. Services Officer
1055 Monterey St., Ste. D430
San Luis Obispo, CA 93408

Via fax: Please download, print and fax the completed form to 805-781-5023. 

In person: Please download, print and complete form and submit it to the front counter staff at the above address. 

Please note: The California Public Records Act (Government Code Section 6250 et. seq.) applies to writings in County files "containing information related to the conduct of the public's business prepared, owned, used, or retained by any state or local agency regardless of physical form or characteristics." The County will provide those documents to you, unless they are exempt from disclosure under the Public Records Act or other legal reasons that prevent the documents from being disclosed to the public. 

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