Election Observer / Poll Watcher

What is the process?

Step 1: Be a Poll Watcher

Anyone interested in the election process may observe election operations at polling places on Election Day, but must adhere to the guidelines in this Poll Watcher Guide.

Who can use this service?

Anyone can use this service.

Is there a charge for this service?

This service is provided free of charge.

When and where is this service offered?

This service is available anytime throughout the year at the Clerk-Recorder office in San Luis Obispo during regular business hours except during County-observed holidays.

Location, directions and hours of operation

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Frequently Asked Questions