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.
The following information will be helpful when trying to build an Accessory Dwelling Unit for your home or multi-family building.