Building Permit

Permit required for any additions, alterations, or repairs to a building, and electrical wiring and plumbing installations.

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Please visit the Department of Building Inspection at 49 South Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94103 to pick up and complete the Application For Permit Additions, Alterations, or Repairs (BLDG. FORM 3/8).


DBI staff members are onsite to answer any questions and assist you with the permitting process.


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