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, Suite 222
Santa Barbara

Mailing Address
COUNTY SURVEYOR
123 E ANAPAMU ST
2ND FLOOR, SUITE 222
SANTA BARBARA CA 93101-2059

Phone: (805) 568-3020
Fax:     (805) 568-3318

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.


downloads

Downloads

Access our inventory of over 38,000 files.
Recent Activity:
09/18/2017 Updates to Index tables & scans for Books of:  Parcel Maps,
09/16/2017 Updates to Index tables & scans for Books of:  Corner Records,
09/12/2017 Updates to Index tables & scans for Books of:  Condominiums,                                                                                      
09/06/2017 Updates to Index tables & scans for Books of:  Maps (with Tracts),                                                          
08/21/2017 Updates to Index tables & scans for Books of:  Records of Surveys.         
                             

manual

County Surveyor's Manual

FeesForms / Policies / Regulations,
and Parcel Creation History
Recent Activity:
Fee Schedule increase Effective July 1, 2017
Notice of Fee Schedule Increase 2017-2018
The California State Board for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyor, and Geologists (BPELSG) has released a new Corner Record form; and Effective April 1, 2017, requires all new CR submittals must be on the new corner record form.
2017 updates to Standard Statements.
2017 updates to Corner Record, Voluntary Merger, and
Recorded Map Modification Guides.
Effective 1/1/2015, Requirements for Notary

survey info system

Surveyor Information System

Interactive Map - Spatial Index , Help
Index Information & Records Lookup
Recent Activity:
09/18/2017 Updates to the Interactive Map, and Spatial Index Shapefiles for Books of:  Corner Records,
09/16/2017 Updates to the Interactive Map, and Spatial Index Shapefiles for Books of:  Parcel Maps,
09/12/2017 Updates to the Interactive Map, and Spatial Index Shapefiles for Books of:  Codominiums,
09/06/2017 Updates to the Interactive Map, and Spatial Index Shapefiles for Books of:  Maps (with Tracts),             
08/21/2017 Updates to the Interactive Map, and Spatial Index Shapefiles for Books of:  Records of Surveys.          
                                                                                                                         
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.