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While most services are available online or via the mail, Clerk-Recorder services are now also available in-person at the San Luis Obispo office.  The Atascadero office remains closed until further notice.  Please call (805) 781-5080 to make an appointment.  Walk-in service is also available but may be subject to delays. Please review this information before visiting our office.

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Voter Information Data File

Who can use this service?

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. If you have any questions about the use of voter information or wish to report suspected misuse of such information, visit the California Secretary of State's website for information on how to report a complaint.

What is the process?

Step 1: Apply for Confidential Voter Registration Information

Complete and return the Application for Confidential Voter Registration Information by one of the following methods:

  • In Person
  • Mail:
    • County Clerk-Recorder
    • 1055 Monterey St., Suite D120
    • San Luis Obispo, CA 93408
  • Fax:  (805) 781-1111
  • Email:  [email protected]

NOTE:  Applicant must present identification. When applying by mail, fax or email, be sure to include a clear photocopy of your driver license or other official identification.

Is there a charge for this service?

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

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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Clerk-Recorder San Luis Obispo Office

Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm

1055 Monterey Street Suite D120 San Luis Obispo, CA 93408

Tel: (805) 781-5080

Fax: (805) 781-1111