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DBI Customer Hours  

Monday - Tuesday   7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday              9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Thursday - Friday    7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Please be sure to sign-in no later than 3:30 p.m. to ensure you will be assisted the same day.  


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    Department of Building Inspection
    49 South Van Ness Avenue

    San Francisco, CA 94103
    (628) 652-3200 General Information
    (628) 652-3239 Fax