2015 GSA Per Diem Rates for San Mateo County, California
Note: These per diem rates are for a previous year, and are no longer current. Click here to view 2016 per diem rates.
San Mateo County Per Diems for December 2015:
Lodging:$178.00 / night
Meals & Incidentals:$69.00 / day
These per diem rates are set by the GSA and are used by Federal and local governments as well as many private-sector companies to reimburse employees for business travel expenses incurred within San Mateo County, California (county borders are highlighted on the California map).
Generally, you will be entitled to one Lodging per-diem of up to $178.00 to cover your actual hotel costs and one Meals & Incidentals per-diem payment of $69.00 to cover food and incidentals like parking costs for each full day of travel within San Mateo County. 75% of the normal M&IE per diem rates are generally issued for your first and last days of travel.
Cities in the San Mateo County Per Diem Area
In the Continental United States (CONUS), per diems are assigned on a county-by-county basis. These rates apply to all cities, towns, and other areas that fall within the borders of San Mateo County.
The San Mateo County per diem rates listed on this page apply to business travel in the following cities: Atherton, Belmont, Brisbane, Broadmoor, Burlingame, Colma, Daly City, East Palo Alto, El Granada, Foster City, Half Moon Bay, Hillsborough, La Honda, Ladera, Lobitos, Loma Mar, Los Trancos Woods, Menlo Park, Millbrae, Montara, Moss Beach, Pacifica, Palomar Park, Pescadero, Portola Valley, Redwood City, Redwood Terrace, San Bruno, San Bruno Naval & Marine Corps Res Ctr (military base), San Carlos, San Gregorio, San Mateo, Sky Londa, South San Francisco, Woodside, and other unincorporated areas within San Mateo County boundaries.