San Luis Obispo County Vital Records

Search San Luis Obispo County CA vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


San Luis Obispo County Clerk Office

Clerks file important documents and preserve vital records for their municipality. The Clerk’s office is a valuable source for vital records, which are available to the public. The office maintains certificates, death certificate, and marriage records, in addition to divorce decrees. Many Clerk’s Offices have vital records dating back to the 1800s, making them an excellent source for genealogical research. Most Clerk’s Offices provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Morro Bay Clerk Morro Bay CA 595 Harbor Street 93442 805-772-6200

Paso Robles City Clerk Paso Robles CA 1000 Spring Street 93446 805-237-3960

Pismo Beach City Clerk Pismo Beach CA 760 Mattie Road 93449 805-773-7003

San Luis Obispo Clerk San Luis Obispo CA 990 Palm Street 93401 805-781-7100

San Luis Obispo County Clerk Atascadero CA 5955 Capistrano Avenue 93422 805-461-6041

San Luis Obispo County Clerk San Luis Obispo CA 1055 Monterey Street 93408 805-781-5080


San Luis Obispo County Health Department

Health Departments maintain vital records for their municipality and make them available to the public. A Department of Health can issue certified copies of vital records for births, deaths, marriages, and divorces that took place in their county or state. Many Health Departments have vital records dating back to the 1800s, making them an excellent source for genealogical research. Most Health Departments provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

California Health Department Atascadero CA 10333 El Camino Real 93422 805-468-2000

San Luis Obispo Health Department Atascadero CA 5575 Capistrano Avenue 93422 805-461-6050


San Luis Obispo County Marriage License Office

Marriage License Offices provide marriage licenses to couples who plan to marry in the office’s jurisdiction. They are typically a division of the local county clerk or the health department. Marriage License Offices also maintain copies of marriage licenses they have issued, which are available to the public. In many locations, Marriage License Offices provide online search tools to locate marriage licenses. To access older marriage licenses, you may need to apply in person or by mail.

San Luis Obispo County Marriage License Atascadero CA Marriage License Issuing Office, 6565 Capistrano Avenue, (2Nd Flr. Atascadero Library 93422 805-461-6041

San Luis Obispo County Marriage License San Luis Obispo CA 1055 Monterey St., Rm. D120 93408 805-781-5080


San Luis Obispo County Coroner & Medical Examiner

Coroners and Medical Examiners investigate deaths within their jurisdiction and perform autopsies and other postmortem examinations. Many vital records are available from a Coroner or Medical Examiner, including autopsy reports, investigator reports, toxicology reports, and in some cases, X-rays or photographs. An autopsy report will include the cause and manner of death. Many coroners and medical examiners provide online access to their reports. In other cases, you can obtain records by contacting the Coroners or Medical Examiner’s Office directly.

San Luis Obispo County Medical Examiner & Coroner San Luis Obispo CA PO Box 32 93406 805-781-4550


San Luis Obispo County Town & City Hall

The Town Hall or City Hall is the chief administrative office that runs the town or city. Town and City Halls often maintain records related to their municipality, including vital records. You can find birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses, and divorce decrees at the Town Hall or City Hall. In some locations, these vital records are available online or by filling out an online request form.

Arroyo Grande City Hall Arroyo Grande CA 215 East Branch Street 93420 805-544-9570

Atascadero City Hall Atascadero CA 6907 El Camino Real 93422 805-461-5000

Grover Beach City Hall Grover Beach CA 154 South 8th Street 93433 805-473-4568

Morro Bay City Hall Morro Bay CA 595 Harbor Street 93442 805-772-6200

Paso Robles City Hall Paso Robles CA 1000 Spring Street 93446 805-237-3888

Pismo Beach City Hall Pismo Beach CA 760 Mattie Road 93449 805-773-4657

San Luis Obispo City Hall San Luis Obispo CA 990 Palm Street 93401 805-781-7100