Information Sheets


DA-01                Ordinance on Telephone Jacks and Grab Bars for SROs (Word)
DA-02                Disabled Access Upgrade Compliance Checklist Package (For Existing Buildings Only) (Word)
DA-03                Chapter 11A Multi-Family Dwelling Unit Kitchen Cabinets (Word)
DA-04                The Use of Power Door Operators in Lieu of Level Landings at Doors
DA-05                Use of Powered Door Operators in Lieu of Exterior and Interior Doors and Gates Side Clearances and                                 Opening Force is Existing Buildings (Word)
DA-06                Pending Permit Applications Filed Under Previous Codes (Word)
DA-07                Rails and Barriers for Protruding Objects (Word)
DA-08                Accessible Route to Accessible Toilet Compartments (Word)
DA-09                Multi-Family Dwelling Parking Requirements (Word)
DA-10                Restrooms Within A Reasonable Distance (Word)
DA-11                Multi-family Dwelling Requirements for Common Area Kitchens, Dwelling Unit Kitchen, Bathroom,                                       Showers, Entry Doors and Mailboxes (Word)
DA-12                Path of Travel Obligations for Seismic Mitigation Projects in Mixed Use Buildings (Word)
DA-13                Change of Use and Occupancy, and Path of Travel Upgrades (Word)
DA-14                Bar Top and Counters (Word) 
DA-15                Drinking Fountains, Water Coolers, Break Room Sinks and Bottle Fillers (Word) 
DA-16                Signage for All-Gender Toilet Facilities (Word) 
DA-17                Accessible Business Entrance Program (Word)
DA-18                HELD FOR REVISION: Privately Owned Covered Multifamily Dwelling Buildings

                          Receiving State and/or Federal Tax Credit
                 Vertically Elevated Doorways in Multifamily Dwellings (Stoops) (Word)
DA-20                 Applying for Building Permit Using Category Compliance Checklist Compliance Form for the Accessible
                          Business Entrance Program (Word)


EG-01                 Exiting and Fire Sprinkler Requirements for Roof Decks (Word) 
EG-02                 Emergency Escape and Rescue Openings to Yard for R-3 Occupancies (Word) 
EG-03                 Exiting Requirements for Addition and Alteration to Existing Non-Sprinklered R-3 Single Family Building                              Not Exceeding 3 Stories Under 2013 SFBC (Word) 
EG-04                 Emergency Escape and Rescue Openings: Correction to SFBC Section 1029.1 (Word) 
Local equivalencies for Accessory Dwelling Units (ADU) and Unit Legalization (Word)



E-01                  Routing and Submittal Requirements for New Construction of High Rise Buildings and New Low Rise                                   Residential Buildings with More Than 50 Units. (Word)  
E-02                  Electric Vehicle Charging Station Checklist (Word)


FS-01                 Combustible Roof Decks for R-3 Occupancies (Word)
FS-02                 RESERVED
FS-03                 Sprinkler Systems in R3 Occupancy (Word)
FS-04                 Fire Safety Requirements for Wood-frame Buildings during Construction
FS-05                 Sprinkler Systems Requirements for Addition or Legalization of Dwelling Unit (Word)
FS-06                 Fire Protection for Decks in Rear Yard (Word)
FS-07                 Elevator Lobbies in High-Rise Buildings (Word)


G-01                 Signature on Plans (Word)
G-02                 Approval of Various Plan Review Procedures (Word)
G-03                 HELD FOR REVISION: 
Assigning Street Addresses
G-04                 Signs (Word)
G-05                 Affixing Building Enlargement Description Stamp (Word)
G-06                 Cancellation, Withdrawal, Extension and Reactivation of Permit Applications That Are Not Issued (Word)
G-07                 RESERVED
G-08                 RESERVED
G-09                 Unsafe Buildings, Structure or Property or Public Nuisance Abatement Procedure (Word)
G-10                 RESERVED
G-11                 School Impaction Fee Administration (Word)
G-12                 Priority Permit Process Guidelines for Projects Providing 100% Affordable Housing and Projects Providing                           less than 100% Affordable Housing
G-13                 Construction Cost Estimate for Determination of Permit Fee or Refund (Word)
G-14                 Various Ordinance and Resolutions (Word)
G-15                 Documenting Removal or Loss of Dwelling Units Checklist
G-16                 HELD FOR REVISION: Disclosure from Owner, Agent and Contractor at Building Permit Application                                   Submittal and Permit Issuance (Word)
G-17                  Legalization of Dwelling Units Installed Without a Permit (Word)
G-19                  Permit Processing Guidelines for Play Areas and Play Components at the City & County of San Francisco (City)                                  Owned, Leased, or Publicly Funded Sites (Word)
G-20                 Interim Criteria - Building Permit Application Routing to City Agencies (Word)
G-21                 Products Acceptance (Word)
Addition of Dwelling Units per Ordinance Nos. 162-16, 95-17 and 162-17 (Word)
G-24                 Memorandum of Understanding Procedures for Plan Review and/or Inspection (Word) 
G-25                  Permit and Inspection Services Guidelines for Restaurant Alterations and New Construction (Word) 
G-26                 Clarification on Administrative Bulletin AB-035 (Word) (Attachment A) (Attachment B) 
G-27                 Required Permits Listing for Residential Condominium Unit (Word) 


GB-01               Green Building Submittal Instructions per AB-093 (Updated 1/1/17) 
GB-02               Material Reduction and Recovery Plan (MRRP) (Word)


IE-01                Natural Light (Word)
IE-02                Sizing of yards and courts adjacent to exterior openings that provide required natural light or                                                 ventilation (Word)

MECHANICAL (Change from MEP to M)

M-01                Additions and Alterations to Exiting Non-Residential Buildings after January 1, 2014 (Word)
M-02                FAQ on 2013 California Energy Code (Word)
M-03                2019 Title-24 Energy Forms for Low-rise Residential Buildings (Word)
M-04                2019 Title-24 Energy Forms for High-rise Residential, Hotel/Motel and Non-residential Buildings (Word)
M-05                Routing to Mechanical (Word)
Compliance with Title-24 Installation, Verification, and Acceptance Requirements and SFGBC AB-093 Attachment E                            Requirements (Word)
M-07                Domestic Range Hood Requirements (Word) 




P-01                  Alternate Water Systems (Word) 
P-02                  Water-Conserving Fixtures and Fittings
P-03                  Water-Conservation of Commercial Buildings (Word)
P-04                  Plumbing Fixtures (Word) 



S-01                   Structural Submittal Requirements for (A) Tower Crane Foundation and Attachment Permit and                                             (B) Foundation (Word)
S-02                   Suspended Ceilings (Word)
S-03                   Tension Anchors in UMBs (Word)
S-04                   Demolition Permits (Word)
Geotechnical Report Requirements (Word)
S-06                   Acceptance of Adhesive Concrete Anchors
S-07                   Interpretation of SFBC Section 3402B, Exception 1 (Word)
S-08                   Misc. Clarification of AB-107 on Engineering Criteria in SFBC Chapter 34B (Word)
S-09                   Permit Process for Earthquake Brace & Bolt (EBB) Program (Word)
S-10                   Balconies and Decks (Word)
S-11                   Procedure of Processing Private School Earthquake Evaluation Reports (Word)

S-12                   Cross-Laminated Timber (Word) 
S-13                   HELD FOR REVISION: Errata in 2016 SFBC and SFEBC Structural Provisions 
S-14                  Special Inspection Qualification Guidelines for Inspection Agencies and                                                                                  Special Inspectors (Word) 
S-15                     Reserved
S-16                     Proposal to use steel tension rod or cable to strenghten the wood diaphragm
S-17                     Anchor Channels in Concrete Elements (Word)
S-18                     Superseded by AB-083 and AB-111
S-19                    Properties Subject to the Slope and Seismic Hazard Zone Protection Act (SSPA) Ordinance (Word)
S-20                    Superseded by AB-083 and AB-111