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You can get copies of building floor plans for properties located in the City through the Department of Buildings (DOB).
Floor plans may be viewed at no charge. Copies of files can be reproduced. The cost for copies is $8 for the first page and $5 per additional page. The total cost will vary, depending on the number of pages in the file.
To view plans, you must have valid identification, such as a driver's license or passport.
You can request drawings, plans or documents for properties located in New York City by submitting a Record Request online in DOB’s Building Information System (BIS) via DOB NOW: BIS Options.
If you already have a DOB eFiling account, you can log into DOB NOW and select the BIS Options portal.
Log into DOB NOW.
You can create a new eFiling account.
Register with eFiling.
For step-by-step directions, see the Record Requests in DOB NOW guide. Requests can be made for folders, plans, microfilm, docket books, reels, index/I-cards, and curb cut cards.
Download Record Requests in DOB NOW guide.
If Building Plans are in DOB’s inventory, once a record request is submitted in DOB NOW, an email notification is sent to the requestor when the records are available for pick up at the borough office where the property is located.