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Building Occupancy Resumption Program (BORP)
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Building Occupancy Resumption Program (BORP)

This award-winning DBI program allows San Francisco building owners to pre-certify private post-earthquake inspection of their buildings by qualified engineers upon acceptance of a written inspection program. Find out more about the program requirements and details.


For Owners - FAQ for building owners regarding the Building Occupancy Resumption Program.
For engineers - FAQ for engineers.

Guidelines for Engineers

Get guidelines for preparation of a BORP program.

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