eFiling is an online portal that allows customers to scan a copy of their job filing for approval and obtain a permit to do construction work in New York City. The eFiling system allows for submission of all BIS job applications (New Building, Alteration-1, -2, -3) except a select number of project/work types or additional considerations.
All job applications processed in BIS are required to be submitted in eFiling except professional certification Builders Pavement Plan (BPP), full demolition (DM), landmarks with a ‘C designation - Calendared marked properties, legalization, no work projects, subdivision and School Construction Authority applications.
To access eFiling, you must register for an eFiling account. Creating an eFiling account allows for the processing of the following job filings: