San Luis Obispo Superior Court


More details on our announcements page.

Civil E-Filing is now available.

E-Filing is now available for all civil case types:  Unlimited, Limited, Small Claims, Probate and Guardianships, Family Law, Family Support, Adoption and Mental Health. For more information please check here Civil case FAX filing is no longer being accepted, please use e-filing

Closed Thursday, December 25th.

The court will be closed Thursday, December 25th to observe the Christmas Day holiday.

Due to budget cuts, phone inquiries will not be answered on Fridays.

Alert - Notice to Public of “Notice to Appear in Court” Email Scam.

If you receive an email purporting to be from a clerk of the court referencing a “Notice to Appear in Court”, please delete it immediately.  Do not open any attachments, click on any links, or unsubscribe. Doing so may install the malware/virus onto your computer.

San Luis Obispo Superior Court will never email a Notice to Appear in Court to the public.

Court Videos (YouTube)

Family Law Facilitator / Self-Help Center Appointment Scheduling

Beginning on Monday, September 1, 2014 our Self-Help Center / Family Law Facilitator Office will help self-represented litigants by appointment only. To schedule an appointment you must call (805) 788-2491 on Monday through Thursday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm.

Suspension of Grover Beach Branch Operations 

Effective Jan. 3rd, 2012. More information available here - announcement

For Attorneys

(effective 9/17/12)

Tentative Rulings

Local Fees and Rules

Interpreter Information