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Become A Member

Join The Tenants Union

The San Francisco Tenants Union is a membership and donation supported organization. This means we rely almost entirely on the support of our membership base to continue to operate our drop-in clinic, continue our political advocacy, and to protect tenants’ rights in San Francisco.

In becoming a member of the Tenants Union you will:

  • Receive our Tenants Rights Handbook

  • Get access to telephone counseling 
    • (Note That Our Phone Counseling consists of a message line.  You will be leaving a message and a Counselor will Call You Back–It May Take Several Days or Even A Week or More To Get Back To You)
  • Have access to the support of our counseling team and information workshops held periodically
  • 
Support the growing movement for tenants rights!

Some of the more common problems we help with are:

  • Rent Increases
  • Eviction Attempts
  • Repairs and Maintenance
  • 
Landlord Harassment
  • 
Invasion of Privacy 
Security Deposits
  • 
Questions about your lease, roommates, subletting, pets, parking spaces, etc.
  • Rent Board Petitions
  • 
Tenancies-in-Common
  • Owner-Move-Ins
  • Condo conversions
  • 
Questions about moving in, bad credit, etc.
  • 
Help in organizing tenants in your building

Becoming a member will allow you to be a part of the long history of tenants and housing rights activism in San Francisco.

Join online and we will e-mail you the member counseling number and mail the 16th Edition Handbook. Online membership rates (including shipping and handling; you can also pick up the book in person at our office) are:

  • $35 Low Income
  • 
$50 Regular
  • $65 Household
  • $85 Sustainer

Or, send payment to San Francisco Tenants Union, 558 Capp St, San Francisco, CA, 94110. We will mail back your handbook and the member’s phone counseling number.

To join please follow the link below.

Become a Member!