Record Request Form








 Building Permits

1906 - Present

 Building Permit Job Cards

 1933 - Present

 Certificate of Final Completion / Certificate of Final Completion and Occupancy (CFC/CFO)

 1945 - Present

 Electrical Permits

 1986 - Present

 Plumbing Permits

 1976 - Present

 Mechanical Permits

 2008 - Present

Plans for  Wood-framed buildings

 1960 -  Present

Plans for  High-rise buildings                      

* Only certain high-rise buildings.

1920* - Present


  1.  Fill out the form completely.
  2. Remember to SIGN the form.
    NO EMAIL REQUESTS ACCEPTED. Please submit your request via fax or mail only.
    1. Fax to (415) 575-6875 or
    2. Mail to 1660 Mission St., San Francisco, CA 94103 Attn: RECORDS MANAGEMENT
  3. Wait for confirmation call from DBI Records Management staff. Staff will call the contact phone number provided by you on the form.
  4. Your request will be voided after 5 business days if it is not verbally confirmed.
  5. If you do not receive a confirmation call within 2 business days, please call (415) 558-6080. We may have not received the fax.
  6. Once confirmed over the phone, staff will give you a ready date-range. There is a fee for printing.
  7. We can only accept six (6) confirmed requests per business day per applicant. An applicant is a company, individual or organization. Each building needs to have its own request.

Remember to bring your form & photo ID at pick up!

All requests for plans are for VIEW FIRST ONLY per the California Health and Safety Code.

Form:  Records Request Form