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Small Claims Court Advisory

Who can use this service?

Anyone can use this service.

Is there a charge for this service?

This service is provided free of charge.

When and where is this service offered?

Those persons seeking small claims advice can either contact the advisory by telephone at (805) 781-5856 ext. 3, or see the advisor during the office hours Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.  No appointment is necessary.  The advisory is located at the County Courthouse Annex, 1050 Monterey Street, Room 223, in San Luis Obispo.

Location, directions and hours of operation

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Monday - Friday 8-5

1035 Palm Street San Luis Obispo, CA 93408

District Attorney Main Office: (805) 781-5800

Victim Witness Assistance Center: (805) 781-5821

Bad Check & Small Claims Advisory: (805) 781-5800