Permit Center

A centralized service center for construction, special events, and business permitting.

The Permit Center will be closed on Wednesday, June 19th, 2024 in observance of the Juneteenth holiday.

The entrance of the Permit Center, with the City seal engraved on 2 stories of the glass facade.
Visit the Permit Center

We are open for in-person permit services at 49 S Van Ness. See critical visit info and current wait times.


Print Shop now open!

Get your documents, plan sets, and Street Space permits printed onsite.


On the second floor of 49 South Van Ness (49SVN), the new Permit Center provides a centralized place for construction, special events, and business permitting. 
The Permit Center streamlines key services for improving homes and properties, opening and running a business, and planning community events. 

Visit the Permit Center

See hours and wait times


Permit Center

49 South Van Ness
2nd floor
San Francisco, CA 94103

Mon to Tue, 7:30 am to 4:00 pm

Wed, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Thu to Fri, 7:30 am to 4:00 pm

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