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Santa Barbara County Surveyor
Providing quality surveying services through the creation, maintenance and protection of land based records for public and private resources.

Physical Address
123 East Anapamu Street (Map)
2nd Floor

Santa Barbara

Mailing Address

Phone:      (805) 568-3020
Office Fax: (805) 568-3318
Field Fax:   (805) 696-1190

Complete Contact Information

Public Service Hours
  Effective July 1, 2012
Surveyors' Office Counter is open half days.  

Monday   8:00 am–12:00 pm
Tuesday   8:00 am–12:00 pm
Wednesday   8:00 am–12:00 pm
Thursday   8:00 am–12:00 pm
Friday   8:00 am–12:00 pm

Notice: Projects must be submitted through the Surveyor's Office counter.

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Surveyor's Office: 
 Map & Document Review, Right of Way,
 Geographic Information Systems;

Field Survey Services
Access our inventory of over 38,000 files.
Recent Activity: 
CS maps and FFF maps - scans now available;
Corner Records Index 10/15/2014 posted;

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County Surveyor's Manual 
FeesForms / Policies / Regulations, and Parcel Creation History 
Recent Activity: 
Notice of Fee Schedule Increase 2013-2014 
2014 updates to Forms, Policies, Record Prepration Guides, and Standard Statements 

Surveyor Information System
Interactive Map - Spatial Index
Index Information & Records LookupHelp 
Note: not all records are spatially indexed;
For more complete indexing, use with other available indexes


The Division at a Glance 

The Surveyor Division is responsible for maintaining accurate land records within the County of Santa Barbara.

The Division has six general areas of responsibility:

1. Checking and recording subdivision maps and documents.
2. Providing survey related data to the general public.
3. Conducting field surveys for County projects.
4. Providing Right-of-Way information for the Department of Public Works.
5. Providing and coordinating Geographic Information Systems (GIS) services,
    and mapping for the Department of Public Works.

6. Administration of various State and local programs.

Date Last Updated: 01/16/2015

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