Tick Contact Report
Please use this form to report ticks acquired ONLY in San Mateo County. Please do not use this form to report ticks acquired outside San Mateo County or arthropods other than ticks. Tick identification information can be found here.
The District does not test resident-submitted ticks for disease. For tick testing, contact the San Mateo County Public Health Laboratory.
Tick contact data is collected for the purposes of estimating tick populations only. This data is not used in predicting tick-borne disease risk. If you believe you may have been exposed to a tick-borne disease, please contact a medical professional. You can learn more about tick-borne diseases here.
To request tick identification or any other service from San Mateo County Mosquito and Vector Control District, please call (650) 344-8592 or use the Service Request Form. The District cannot respond to reports submitted through the tick report form.