Land Development

​Search Permits & Projects

There are multiple options ​​available for permit and project research.  Most require an address or street name at a minimum.  Please click an icon below depending on your search needs:​​​

Accela Citizen Access ​

Search a database of all City of Charlotte Land Development Projects to determine plan review status by address, project, or permit number using the Accela Citizen Access.  Applications of all types can be searched, including Commercial Plans, Residential Subdivisions, Plats, As-builts, and Bonds.


Charlotte Explorer online GIS Map - https://explore.charlottenc.go​v​ -  Search City of Charlotte Commercial Development Projects within the Planning layer group - turn on the layer Land Development Commercial Projects.  This layer includes polygons representing records for development projects & color-coding to indicate Pre-submittal, Active, Approved, and Closed status 


Search parcel data and land records using Mecklenburg County's POLARIS on-line GIS map


Link to Mecklenburg County's Permit Search website 


Building Permit information can be viewed by address, project, or permit number at Mecklenburg County's website


​Mecklenburg County Register of Deeds is the source for recorded deeds and plats for real estate at