How long does it take to get the approval of a building permit in San Francisco?

The turnaround time for the approval of a building permit in San Francisco depends on the scope of the work.

When you submit your application, you’ll be notified of the stations required to review your plans by San Francisco Department of Building Inspection staff. For additional information, please contact the Department of Building Inspection, Plan Review Services at (415) 558-6133. You can also track the status online at www.sfgov.org/dbi.

 

Do you have a question about San Francisco you’d like to be answered? Submit your question here!

Sign up for our weekly newsletter and join the conversation on Facebook.

 

Check out some of our most popular blogs:

     Universal Internet Access for All San Franciscans

     Why is San Francisco So Dirty?

     SFPark – The iPhone App for Smart Parking in San Francisco

     Food Truck Rodeo Review – Off the Grid

Paid for by Phil Ting for Assembly 2012. FPPC ID# 1343137