Frequently Asked Questions

Expand/Contract Questions and Answers

  • Can a sphere of influence be changed?

  • Does LAFCO charge a fee to process jurisdictional boundary change proposals?

  • How long will it take to process my proposal?

  • Is LAFCO required to comply with the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA)?

  • Is the public notified about LAFCO actions?

  • What does LAFCO do?

  • What is a sphere of influence?

  • What is LAFCO?

  • When and where does the Commission meet?

  • Who are the members of LAFCO?