A Subdivision of the State of California


Thank you for visiting Shasta LAFCO's website.  Everything you need to understand and work with LAFCO is available on this website. This includes downloading application and policy documents, viewing agenda reports and studies, and identifying helpful resources relating to growth management in Shasta County.

Local Agency Formation Commissions (LAFCO) are independent agencies in each county, established by the State Legislature, to review and regulate the formation of local government agencies and changes in organization including: boundary changes, speheres of influence, annexations, detachments, new formations, and incorporations.



  • Executive Committee Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. located at the LAFCO office.
  • SB 1266 Enactment Information - Shasta LAFCO does not have JPA regulatory and review authority under the provisions of SB 1266.  Shasta LAFCO's role will be to serve as a depository for associated filings.  Please click here to view SB 1266.

Our Mission Is...





PreservingAgriculturalLand Resources



Encouraging OrderlyFormation ofLocal GovernmentalAgencies


Facilitating constructivechanges ingovernment structureand boundaries