The City of Charlotte's Land Development web portal is designed to be the source for information to assist citizens, design professionals, developers, and contractors with land development projects within the City limits and Charlotte's extraterritorial jurisdiction (ETJ).
We strive to provide excellent customer service - please visit our Customer Service Standards page for more information.
June 28, 2018
Fiscal Year 2019 User Fees
City Council approved the Fiscal Year 2019 (FY19) user fees for the development services groups of Engineering Land Development, Planning, CDOT and Charlotte Water. Click here to view the FY19 User Fee Schedule.
Plans submitted to Development Services for the initial review must pass the gateway review by 5:00pm on Friday, June 29th to be eligible to remain at the FY18 fee schedule.
January 16, 2018
SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: NEW PERMANENT URL FOR ACCELA - Update your Bookmarks!
Accela has established a new URL link for Accela Citizen Access. Please update your bookmarks to the following: http://aca3.accela.com/charlotte
Tips for Uploading Electronic Plans to Accela
We have been experiencing difficulties with corrupted and/or unopenable PDF files on various Land Development plan submittals by customers in Accela. In order to reduce these occurrences, please follow the helpful recommendations for electronic plan preparation found on our Electronic Plan Review page.
Use the OpenCounter permit guide to answer questions about what permits you need to open your business or start your project in Charlotte
Comprehensive List of FY2019 User Fees