Plan Review FTP Site Instructions

Electronic plans larger than 20MB in file size may be submitted on CD, or uploaded to the Plan Review FTP site using the steps listed below.

  • Open Internet Explorer and navigate to the following website:
  • Once at the FTP site it may be easier to view the FTP site in Windows Explorer. To do so, press Alt, click View, and then click Open FTP Site in Windows Explorer.ftp-screenshot
  • Next, drag or copy your electronic plans onto the FTP site.
  • Finally, send an email to with the permit application, site plan, liens agent (as applicable), and notification that electronic plans have been uploaded to our FTP site.

**NOTE** No FTP account is required to upload plans to this site. If you have any questions, or experience difficulty, please call the Development Services Center at 910-798-7308 for assistance.

230 Government Center Drive, Suite 110 • Wilmington, NC 28403
Planning & Land Use: Phone 910-798-7165 • Fax 910-798-7053
Building Safety: Phone 910-798-7308 • Fax 910-798-7811
Engineering: Phone 910-798-7139 • Fax 910-798-7051