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.






HIS oversees:


For more information, contact

Department of Building Inspection

Housing Inspection Services

49 South Van Ness Avenue, 4th Floor

San Francisco CA 94103

(628) 652-3700 Phone

(628) 652-3709 Fax

File a Complaint

Housing Inspection Services District Map

Housing Inspection Services District Map

Housing Inspection Organization Chart
  • 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.