Street Artists Program

It’s about San Francisco street artists working for themselves and making a living by their own hands.


Effective August 23, 2014, the certificate (license) fee will be $174 quarterly (this is for 3 months), or $696 for one year.

To Apply

To be licensed as a Street Artist in SF:

  1. Download an application and read about the licensing and screening process.
  2. Find out what screening category your work fits under.
  3. Check the screening meeting schedule and monthly agenda.
  4. After successful application and screening, receive your Street Artist’s certificate.
  5. Get assigned to a selling space by joining the daily lottery.
  6. Still have questions? Contact us.

Program Handbook

Review the Street Artists Program "Bluebook."


Here's a guide to some helpful tips for new and current artists!