The Local Agency Formation Commission, or LAFCO, is a state mandated independent local agency established to oversee the boundaries of cities and special districts in Santa Clara County.
For Cities and Special Districts
Access reports and resources for local agencies.
Understand LAFCO policies to navigate the application process.
For Community Members
Learn about how LAFCO works and how you can be involved.
Maps Portal (GIS)
LAFCO is a resource for City and Special District boundary information in Santa Clara County. Use this interactive mapping tool to view the various boundaries.
Countywide Fire Service Review
Santa Clara LAFCO’s Countywide Fire Service Review will involve a comprehensive review of fire service and emergency medical service provision in Santa Clara County. This Countywide Fire Service Review is part of LAFCO’s third round of service reviews. LAFCO has previously conducted two Countywide Fire Service Reviews, one in 2004 and another in 2010.