The County of San Luis Obispo is one of the largest employers in the area with more than 2,800 individuals working to serve the community with pride to enhance the economic, environmental and social quality of life here.
Established in 1850 as one of the original counties of California, the County has 24 departments all working collaboratively to provide essential services that benefit local citizens.
Elected representatives, including a five-member Board of Supervisors, work with employees to create a safe, healthy, livable, prosperous and well-governed community. San Luis Obispo County has a rich history, which is represented in our County seal.
Below you'll find services and information for residents and visitors of San Luis Obispo County, including voting information, official records, taxes, community services, employment opportunities with the County, and local areas of interest.