Voter Information Data File

What is the process?

Apply: Apply for Confidential Voter Registration Information

Regulations require a wet signature for applications, therefore applications must now be mailed or dropped off in person:

19009. Application Submission and Processing.

(a) The applicant must submit the completed application for voter registration information in the following manner:

(1) The applicant must deliver it to the source agency in person or by U.S. mail or other delivery/courier service. A wet signature is required on the application; therefore, a source agency shall not accept emailed and faxed applications for voter registration information.

(2) The applicant must include a clear copy of their current photo identification issued by a federal or state government agency with the completed application.

(3) The applicant must submit the appropriate fee with the completed application.

 

Applications may be submitted to:

County Clerk-Recorder

1055 Monterey St., Suite D120

San Luis Obispo, CA 93408

Voter information may be provided to a candidate for office, a ballot measure committee, or other person for election, scholarly, journalistic, political, or governmental purposes, as determined by the Secretary of State.


Statement of Permissible Uses of Personal Information, California Elections Code, Division 2, Section 2157.2

Information on your voter registration affidavit will be used by elections officials to send you official information on the voting process, such as the location of your polling place and the issues and candidates that will appear on the ballot. Commercial use of voter registration information is prohibited by law and is a misdemeanor. Voter information may be provided to a candidate for office, a ballot measure committee, or other persons for election, scholarly, journalistic, political, or governmental purposes, as determined by the Secretary of State. Driver’s license and social security numbers, or your signature as shown on your voter registration card, cannot be released for these purposes. If you have any questions about the use of voter information or wish to report suspected misuse of such information, please call the Secretary of State’s Voter Protection and Assistance Hotline.

Certain voters facing life-threatening situations may qualify for confidential voter status. For more information, please contact the Secretary of State’s Safe At Home program or visit the Secretary of State’s Internet Web site.

Yes. Please refer to the Clerk-Recorder's Fee Schedule.

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.

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