The Department of Planning and Building Permit Center is open by appointment only for limited building permit intake, correction returns/pick-up, and permit issuance. To set up an appointment, please call 805-781-5601.
To submit electronic Building Permit or Land Use Permit Applications, please visit the Permitting page.
As of January 15, 2022, a technology fee of 6% will be added to all Planning and Building charges for permits processed by the County of San Luis Obispo Department of Planning and Building.
The Department of Planning & Building will be CLOSED on Monday, May 30th, 2022, in observance of Memorial Day and will resume normal business operation on May 31st, 2022.
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A fillable form certifies notification of neighboring properties and local agencies for coastal vacation rentals (PLN-1015)
User guide to Coastal Zone residential vacation rentals (PLN-2030)
Coastal Vacation Rental Sample Letter Template