Tribal Cultural Resource Consultation

What is the process?

Notify Tribes

Department of Planning & Building staff notifies all tribal representatives who have requested notification within fourteen days of deciding to undertake a land use project or otherwise determining that a land use application is complete.

Request Consultation

Tribal representatives have thirty days to request consultation with staff once they receive notification.

Consult with Tribes

Staff consults with tribal representatives within thirty days of receiving the tribe's request for consultation.

Who is eligible?

Any California Native American tribe on the Native American Heritage Commission List can request to be placed on the Department's notification list.

When and where is this service offered?

This service is available throughout the year during regular business hours except during scheduled holidays.

Location, directions and hours of operation

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Monday - Friday 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

976 Osos Street Room 200
San Luis Obispo, CA 93408

Tel: (805) 781-5600

Fax: (805) 781-1242

Permits/Inspections: (805) 788-6602