Current SLO County Health Officer Orders

Current State Health Officer Orders

General Guidance

   Restrictions Applying to Indoor and Outdoor Settings
Vaccine Verification / Negative Testing

Required for Indoor Mega Events /

Recommended for Outdoor Mega Events

Capacity Limitations No restrictions
Physical Distancing No restrictions for attendees, customers and guests
Facial Coverings

Face coverings are required in ALL indoor public places by County of San Luis Obispo Health Officer, regardless of vaccine status.  This order supersedes state guidance.

State guidance see applicable.  See details

Travelers Follow CDC recommendations and CDPH Travel Advisory

 Note: Prior industry guidances can still be used for best practices. 

County of SLO Requirements and Best Practice Documents

 Mega Event Guidance

Mega Events are characterized by large crowds greater than 1,000 (indoors) and 10,000 (outdoors) attendees.  Mega Events may have either assigned or unassigned seating, and may be either general admission or gated, ticketed and permitted events.  

Mega Event Guidance / Restrictions

Facial Covering Information

Download New Face Covering Signs for Your Business 

Current County Facial Covering Requirements

  • On September 1, 2021, the County of San Luis Obispo Health Officer issued a Health Officer Order requiring face coverings in all indoor public places. The mandate applies to all people, both unvaccinated and vaccinated.  Read the full update here.
Facial Covering Mandate Enforcement Form

Current State Facial Covering Requirements

For additional information, individuals should refer to CDC Recommendations for Safer Activities (see CDPH Masking Guidance Frequently Asked Questions for more information).  

State Facial Covering Guidance