Location, Hours and Contact Info


SF Planning Department - Main Office

Hours of Operation
Monday through Friday:
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Closed on these statutory holidays.
Phone: (415) 558-6378
Fax: (415) 558-6409

Questions (about zoning, where to start, an area plan)?
Start with the Planning Information Center (PIC)

Parking and Transit

On-street metered parking is available in the immediate area comprising Mission Street, Otis Street, Gough Street and South Van Ness Avenue. A listing of parking garages is available here (please note garages are often full by 9:00am or 10:00am).

Public transit using SF Muni include the 14 and 49 bus lines along Mission Street (northbound) or Otis Street (southbound); and the 47 bus line, stopping at South Van Ness and Mission. Transit lines and light rail lines that run along Market Street are within two blocks of our location. Exit at Van Ness Avenue and walk south toward Mission, turn and continue down Mission Street to the entrance.

Other Resources

If you want to do research on your property for permits in San Francisco, visit our online San Francisco Property Information Map.

If you wish to make a complaint about a potential violation of San Francisco codes, find out more on our Enforcement page.

If you would like more information about a particular Environmental Impact Report (EIR), visit our Environmental Planning (formerly MEA) webpage.

If you are experiencing a technical problem with our website, contact our web team at planning.webmaster@sfgov.org. Be sure to include the URL (website address) of the page you are having trouble with (for example, this page's URL is http://www.sf-planning.org/index.aspx?page=2744). If you have spotted a "broken" link, be sure to also include the name/text of that link. Doing so can speed the response or correction greatly.

Public Records Request

If you would like to submit a Public Records Request, contact us at CPC-RecordRequest@sfgov.org. Please include a reasonable description of the record(s) sought, being as specific as possible. Please also include an email address, telephone number, or other contact information Planning can use to contact the requesting party.