Report homeless encampments

Report homeless tents and other structures in San Francisco for removal

What to do

If someone needs medical help right away or is hurting themselves or others, call 911.

If an entrance or sidewalk is blocked by a person or an encampment, call non-emergency safety at 415-553-0123.

1. Fill out a form

We will need:

  • The location
  • Description
  • Your name
  • Your email
  • Your phone number

Include a photo (from a safe distance) for faster response. 

2. Track your case

After you report, you will get a tracking number from 311. You can use this number, or your email address, to track your case online or on the SF311 mobile app



Call 311 to make a report


415-701-2311 if calling from outside San Francisco
For TTY, press 7

Mobile App

Mobile App

Use the SF311 Mobile App to make a report

Download our mobile app to report a problem and track your request! Available on Android or iOS.

Learn more about the SF311 mobile app.

Get help



415-701-2311 if you are calling from outside of San Francisco

For TTY, press 7

Last updated August 16, 2023