Scan your documents at the Permit Center

Scan documents for your permit applications.

What to do

1. Gather your documents

You can scan color or black-and-white documents at the Permit Center. 

At this time, we cannot scan documents larger than 11” x 17”.

2. Pay for your scan

You must pay with a credit card or e-check.

3. Bring your documents to the Permit Center

When you arrive at the Permit Center, check in with our customer service team. They will put you into the queue.

Bring the transaction number from your email confirmation.

4. Drop off your documents

We will text you to drop off your documents for scanning at the Print Center. Customer service can help you find it.

5. Check your email for scans

We will send you an email with a link to your scanned documents.


The price of document scanning is $0.35 per page (plus sales tax). 

Get help

Permit Center
49 South Van Ness
2nd floor
San Francisco, CA 94103

Mon to Tue, 7:30 am to 4:00 pm

Wed, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Thu to Fri, 7:30 am to 4:00 pm

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Last updated January 3, 2022