San Luis Obispo Superior Court



More details on our announcements page.

Statewide Traffic Tickets/Infractions Amnesty Program

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E-Filing is available for all civil case types:  Unlimited, Limited, Small Claims, Probate and Guardianships, Family Law, Family Support, Adoption and Mental Health.  
Effective January 1, 2016, electronic filing will be mandatory in San Luis Obispo Superior Court for all limited civil and all probate case types.

Pursuant to CRC 2.253(b)(7) Efilings received after 4:00 p.m. will be filed in as of the next court day.

For more information please check here Civil case FAX filing is no longer being accepted, please use e-filing


Closed Thursday and Friday, November 26th and 27th.

The court will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 26th and 27th to observe the Thanksgiving 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

Walk-In Clinic Hours: 8:30 am to 11:30 am Monday through Thursday Walk-In Clinic Locations: San Luis Obispo Courthouse at 1035 Palm St. 3rd Floor Atrium and Paso Robles Courthouse at 901 Park St. Room 112.

Suspension of Grover Beach Branch Operations 

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

For Attorneys

Tentative Rulings

Local Fees and Rules

Interpreter Information





Civil and Family Law Copy requests