Fictitious Business Name Data File

Who can use this service?

Anyone can use this service.

Is there a charge for this service?

Please contact the Clerk-Recorder's Office during regular business hours for current fees.

What is the process?

Step 1: Applying for Fictitious Business Name Data File

Complete the order form.  Forms can be submitted to the Clerk-Recorder by mail, email or in person.

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

Frequently Asked Questions

What information is required to request a Fictitious Business Name Data File?

A requestor's name and address and/or email address is required on the request form. Specify the timeframe you are requesting and pay applicable fees.

Is there a form to complete to request a Fictitious Business Name Data File?

Yes. Please complete the Order form.

Are telephone numbers listed in the data?

No. Telephone numbers are not a required field on the Fictitious Business Name Statement.

How long does this process take before I receive the data?

Requests will be processed within two (2) working days from the date received or the end of the requested date range, whichever is later.