San Luis Obispo County is one of 58 counties in California.
- Main article: Evaluation of California county websites
- The names of all board of supervisor members are provided.
- The current budget is published.
- Board of supervisor meeting agendas and minutes are available.
- Information on contracts is published.
- Information on Building permits and zoning is available.
- Audit reports are published.
- Information on taxes is provided.
- Contact information for board of supervisor members is not available.
- There is no information on administrative officials or lobbying.
- Main article: California government sector lobbying
For 2007 and 2008, San Luis Obispo County spent $343,504 on lobbying the California legislature.