Please note that due to COVID-19 we can only process Fictitious Business Name requests via mail until further notice. You may call us at (805) 781-5080 for more information. We apologize for any inconvenience.
A Fictitious Business Name Statement filing in the County of San Luis Obispo can be completed one of three ways:
- Online via the Self-Service Portal to submit the information.
THIS DOES NOT COMPLETE YOUR TRANSACTION. After submitting your information online, the registrant MUST come into one of our offices to complete the process within 30 days. Valid identification and fees required.
- In-person at one of the Clerk-Recorder's Office in San Luis Obispo.
If you are the registrant: When you arrive, use one of our kiosk computers in the lobby to fill out your application, then proceed to the counter to electronically sign the application and show valid identification.
If you are not the registrant: When you arrive, use one of our kiosk computers in the lobby to fill out the application, then proceed to the counter to show valid identification. You must submit an original Fictitious Business Name Statement signed by the registrant.
- By mail via the application. Mail the completed form to the Clerk Recorder’s Office at the address below. Must be accompanied with the appropriate fee. We recommend emailing a copy of your form to [email protected] so we can review for errors before mailing.
Mail completed form to:
County of San Luis Obispo Clerk-Recorder
1055 Monterey Street, Suite D120
San Luis Obispo, CA 93408