PIC has moved to the FIFTH FLOOR at 1660 Mission Street - the ADU Counter is now on the GROUND FLOOR. All other info unchanged.

San Francisco Planning Department


1650 Mission Street, Ste. 400
San Francisco, CA 94103-2479


Phone: 415.558.6378
Fax: 415.558.6409


Monday to Friday: 
8:00am – 5:00pm

Planning Information Center (PIC)


1660 Mission Street
Fifth Floor (please allow extra time to pass through security)
San Francisco, CA 94103




Mon-Tues / Thur-Fri: 7:30am – 4:30pm
Wed: 10:30am – 4:30pm

Accessory Dwelling Unit / Legalization

Public Counter and Online Booking

ADU staff is now available to conduct all reviews for ADU and Legalization permit submittals during specific hours at 1660 Mission Street, Ground Floor. Comments will be provided at the counter or within five business days. They will also field all general inquiries on ADU and Legalization permits, including preservation-related questions. More information here.

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 (please note garages are often full by 9:00am or 10:00am).

Transit Options

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

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.