Development Records

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Permit and Development Portal Planning and Development Records How to Request More Information Other Helpful Resources Schedule an Appointment to Pick Up Mylars

The Records Management is responsible for assisting the Planning and Development department with public records requests.

Permit and Development Portal

The Permit and Development Portal provides information and records relating to land development and construction in the City of Raleigh. Please visit our portal to obtain information on:

  • Certificates of Occupancy
  • Certificates of Completeness
  • Types of Permits (find more about types of permit)
  • Permit information
  • Zoning violations
  • Inspection information
  • Code Enforcement

You can find these records using the Permit Portal Records Guide. Please note the availability of documents for download can vary depending on project date and type. Records that are available on the Permit and Development Portal will not be provided in any other way.

Planning and Development Records

The following links point to pages with archived cases and plans.

How to Request More Information

For record requests regarding building plans or other related documents, please submit a records request via our online request form. This creates a tracking number and helps us to move your request through the system more efficiently.

Schedule an Appointment to Pick Up Mylars

This appointment is for picking up Mylars submitted to the Planning and Development department.

If your project was submitted electronically, the approved plans are available for download to the person(s) listed as a project contact via the Permit and Development Portal.

Mylars can be picked up from the Customer Service Center on the 4th floor of One Exchange Plaza, Monday through Thursday (9 a.m. to 3 p.m.). You can schedule your appointment by choosing from the available times and services. Fees for approved paper plans must be paid prior to pick up. An appointment may be canceled due to the availability of plans.

Book Your Appointment

For questions pertaining to setting up an appointment, or an appointment cancellation please email: Planning&



Planning and Development


Lead Department:
Planning and Development
Service Categories:
Records and Resources