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The Department of Planning and Building Permit Center is open by appointment only for limited building permit intake, correction returns/pick-up and to schedule virtual meetings. To submit electronic Building Permit or Land Use Permit Applications please visit  our website.

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Interactive Maps (Land Use View)

Our interactive Land Use View mapping application can be used to look up property information by assessor parcel number (APN), plan or permit number, or address.

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Online Services (CSS)

The County of San Luis Obispo provides online services through our Citizen Self-Service (CSS) Permit Portal to submit building permit and planning applications, request a building inspection, research permits and property information, and to pay fees.

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Forms & Documents (Current & Environmental) > Planning Application Forms

Name Description Type
Fee Waiver Request Fillable PDF to request fee waivers for all project types (ACT-1006) File
Time Extension Eligibility & Approval Table (Plan Types & Workclass) Table-style guide that includes the appropriate plan type(s), workclass(es), and approval staff, board/commission, etc. for all Planning Time Extension requests. File
Address Application Form Form to request a pre-address File
Agricultural Building Exemption Application Form Form to apply for an agricultural building exemption as allowed by ยง19.02.020(f)1.19:a-q of the San Luis Obispo County Code File
Business Clearance Application Form Business clearance application form File
Coastal Zone Appeal Form Form to appeal a decision within the Coastal Zone File
Curb, Gutter, and Sidewalk Waiver Form Form to request a waiver for curb, gutter, and sidewalk requirements File
Inland Appeal Form Form to appeal a decision outside of the Coastal Zone File
Land Use Permit Modification Form Form used to request modifications to a land use permit application File
Negative Declaration Request for Review Form to request review of a proposed negative declaration File
Public Records Act Request Form Anyone can use this form to request public records (Form GEN-1003) File
Request for Allocation Application Form This form is used to request an allocation to construct a new dwelling unit (PLN-1111) File
Road Abandonment Application Form General Plan Conformity Report Application for Road Abandonment File
Road Name Application Form Form to request a new road name File
Road Naming Petition Form to name or rename an existing road (PLN-1007). May be used separately or in conjunction with Road Naming Application. File
Tentative Map Number Request Form Tentative map number request form for lot line adjustments, parcel maps, and tract maps (PLN-1113) File

Interactive Maps (Land Use View)

Our interactive Land Use View mapping application can be used to look up property information by assessor parcel number (APN), plan or permit number, or address.

Launch Land Use View Application


Online Services (CSS)

The County of San Luis Obispo provides online services through our Citizen Self-Service (CSS) Permit Portal to submit building permit and planning applications, request a building inspection, research permits and property information, and to pay fees.

Launch CSS