Planning Information Center

Public Notice: Effective Monday, September 5, 2016, the Preservation PIC will be closed on Fridays. 


Thank you for your patience during the transition.


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If you have questions about:

  • a permit for a project you are undertaking; 
  • zoning/land use;
  • the San Francisco Planning Code; 
  • a particular neighborhood plan or area plan; or
  • anything else

You can stop by, call, or email the Planning Information Center (PIC), where planners are available to assist you.

Are you working on an historic building?


1660 Mission Street, Ground Floor
San Francisco, CA 94103-2479

Hours of Operation

Monday and Tuesday:
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Wednesday: 10:15 AM to 5:00 PM
Thursday and Friday:
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Closed on statutory holidays

Phone: (415) 558-6377


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Are you working on an historic building?

If your project involves alteration to a structure that has been identified as a "historic resource" or if the structure is 50 years old or greater, see one of our Historic Preservation Specialists.

Historic Preservation Technical Specialist at PIC
Monday thru Thursday: 10:15 AM to 12:30 PM, and 2:45 PM to 5:00 PM
Friday: 10:15 AM to 12:30 PM
Public Notice: Effective Monday, September 5, 2016, a Preservation Planner will not be available on Fridays at PIC.
Please Note: Preservation Specialists may not always be available during these times.