SLO County SolarApp+


1. Eligibility to use SolarAPP+

  • Main Dwelling Rooftop, Permitted, Residential structures only.
  • No Ballasted Systems.
  • NOT located in a county flood zone. Click here to search for APNs that are located in flood zones and ineligible for SolarApp+.
  • Located in San Luis Obispo County and not under any city jurisdiction.
  • Must be a licensed contractor that has previously registered with SolarAPP+
  • Permit Runners are not allowed to request SolarAPP+ permits.
  • For a full list of requirements, please click here.

2. Submit for Automated Review Through SolarAPP+

  • Submit your design to .
  • Click Login or Register to get started.                                                                                 
  • A $25 processing fee will be charged by the SolarAPP+ website. 
  • Click here for a demonstration on SolarAPP+

3. Required Documents

  • SolarAPP+ Approval Document
  • Specifications
  • Plans

4. Apply for Permit                                                           

  • Apply for your permit . "See video demonstration below"
  • Click Apply
  • Click Construction Permits
  • Search for SolarAPP+
  • Provide your SolarAPP+ approval ID number and upload your plans, specifications and SolarAPP+ document
  • Download and print your Construction ePermit

5. Getting an Inspection

  • Have your Construction ePermit printed and available on-site for an inspector.
  • Click here for instructions on how to schedule an inspection once your project is complete.

Frequently Asked Questions

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