Housing Inspection Services

Wood frame apartment buildingHousing Inspection Services (HIS) implements and enforces the San Francisco Housing Code and pertinent related City Codes. HIS establishes and maintains minimum maintenance standards for existing residential buildings to safeguard life, limb, health, property, and public welfare by conducting periodic health and safety inspections and responding to tenant complaints.

 

 

 

 

For more information, contact

Department of Building Inspection

Housing Inspection Services

1660 Mission Street, 6th Floor

San Francisco CA 94103

(415) 558-6220 Phone

(415) 558-6249 Fax

File a Complaint

Housing Inspection Services District Map

Housing Inspection Services District Map

Housing Inspection Services Organizational Chart

 

HIS oversees:

  • The Code Enforcement Outreach Program which is designed to provide support to tenants, owners and the Department of Building Inspection, so that the City and the community can work together to bring housing into code compliance.
  • The Lead Hazard Reduction (LHR) Program inspects buildings for compliance with the Work Practices for Lead-Based Paint on Pre-1979 Buildings and Steel Structures legislation (SFBC Ch. 34, Section 3407).
     

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