Food Safety

We make sure food in San Francisco is safe for the public and provide food safety education, inspection, permitting, and other measures.

A customer holding a rolled-up plan stands at a counter while a Permit Center staff member is on the computer working on his intake. Both are masked.
Get your plan checked by the health department

Work with us before you do construction on a new or existing facility, like your restaurant or food truck.



We issue permits, connect you to food safety training, inspect facilities, and do other related work to keep you safe from food-borne illness and disease.

Request public records

Submit requests for the Food Safety.