Open311 API for City and County of San Francisco

San Francisco 311 supports the Open311 standard.

Please request an API key if you would like access.


  • Where is the API documentation?

    The API specs can be found on the Open311 site.

  • What URLs should I use for the API calls?


  • Do I need to supply a jurisdiction_id?

    No, but if you do it must be set to

  • What formats are supported?

    XML and JSON.

  • What media url types do you support?

    We accept urls to jpg, png, or gif photos. In addition, we support urls from twitpic, yfrog, and plixi.


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