Sign Permit

Required for most business signs. Includes fabricated and hanging signs, as well as signs that have been painted directly on a building.

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MUST APPLY IN PERSON

 

Sign Permits (available from the Department of Building Inspection) are required for most business signs. This includes signs painted directly on walls as well as fabricated signs hung on a wall or projecting from a building.

  

Directions: To obtain a sign permit application, or building permit, visit the Department of Building Inspection (DBI) at 1660 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103.