NOTE: The County's website, including the Planning & Building Department website, will be down due to server maintenance Sunday, May 16th from 8 am to 5 pm. Please plan accordingly.
What We Do
The Department of Planning and Building provides oversight of the unincorporated areas of San Luis Obispo County. Planning and Building performs all land use planning functions to maintain the wise use of land and to help build safe communities including policies, programs, permitting, environmental review and zoning enforcement.
Permit Processing Status:
As of May 1, 2021, permit processing and review estimates are currently running past target dates. Permit applications are processed in the order they are received. Please note that applications and submittals that are complete provide for a thorough plan review on the first round. Please monitor the status of your project through CSS. Thank you for your patience!
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Public Information and Permit Processing Online Services
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