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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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Fictitious Business Name Copies

Who can use this service?

Anyone can use this service.

What is the process?

Step 1: How to Request a Copy

Please note that due to COVID-19 we can only process Fictitious Business Name copy requests via mail or phone until further notice. You may call us at (805) 781-5080 for more information. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Your may request a copy of a Fictitious Business Name Statement filed in the County of San Luis Obispo one of the following ways:

  • In person.  

  • Submit your request in writing by mail. Please provide the name of the business and/or the file number and ensure appropriate fees are included for certified copy requests. Once the Clerk-Recorder's Office receives the request, it will be processed within one (1) to two (2) business days. See the Clerk-Recorder's Fee Schedule.

  • Contact the Clerk-Recorder's Office by phone. 

To search Fictitious Business Name Statements filed in the County of San Luis Obispo, please refer to County of SLO Fictitious Business Name Self-Service Portal located in the Reference section of this page.

Is there a charge for this service?

There is no charge for copies of fictitious business names statements. See the Clerk-Recorder's Fee Schedule for the cost to obtain certified copies of Fictitious Business Names filed in the County of San Luis Obispo.

When and where is this service offered?

This service is available anytime throughout the year by mail, by phone, or in-person 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