Schedule An Appointment

The County of San Luis Obispo issues permits for properties and projects which reside outside city limits. If you live within a city, like the City of San Luis Obispo or others, please contact the city’s office.  Appointments can be scheduled 30 days in advance. 

Appointment types include: 

  • New Building Permit/Change Order
  • Additions, Remodels or Demolitions
  • General Planning/Building Questions
  • Permit Issuance (permit pick up)

Schedule your appointments in English or Spanish. Walk-in appointments are available Mondays and Fridays on a first-come, first-served basis between the hours of 8:30 AM – 11:45 AM

Appointments can still be requested over the phone by calling 805-781-5600.

Frequently Asked Questions


Public Information and Permit Processing Online Services

Preview of Public Information and Permit Processing Online Services (CSS Portal)

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