Office of Small Business

San Francisco's central point of information for small businesses

In this page:
    Get help with permits for your small business

    Visit us at the Permit Center (49 South Van Ness) for help with permits.

    Accessibility inspection grant program

    Apply for a small business grant to help you understand and plan for accessibility improvements. Applications due June 30, 2022.

    About

    Part of: Office of Economic and Workforce Development

    The Office of Small Business is the City's central point of information for small businesses located in the City and County of San Francisco.

    Our mission is to equitably support, preserve and protect small businesses in San Francisco. We provide high quality direct services and programs, drive practical policy solutions, and serve as a champion for San Francisco’s diverse small business community.

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    Our team

    Katy Tang
    Executive Director
    Kerry Birnbach
    Senior Policy Analyst / Commission Secretary
    Richard Kurylo
    Legacy Business Program Manager
    Martha Yanez
    Business Assistance Center Supervisor / Case Manager
    Carol  Cheng
    Case Manager
    Michelle Lynch Reynolds
    Legacy Business Program / Marketing & Communications
    Morgan Heller
    Small Business Permit Specialist
    Rachel  Leong
    Small Business Permit Specialist
    Jossiel Cruseta
    Director
    San Francisco Small Business Development Center
    Lawrence  Liu
    Case Manager
    San Francisco Small Business Development Center
    Jessica  Wan
    Case Manager
    San Francisco Small Business Development Center

    Contact

    City Hall

    1 Dr Carlton B. Goodlett Place
    Room 140
    San Francisco, CA 94102

    Mon to Fri, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm (closed from noon - 1:00 pm)

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    Phone

    Request public records

    Email sfosb@sfgov.org to submit a request.