Streamline Your Permits & Plan Reviews
Whether you are simply looking to get off paper or require a more comprehensive solution, we have you covered.
SDL Connect is a cloud-based solution for local governments that streamlines the permitting and plan review process for local governments and their citizens. Simplify the entire permitting process, from application submissions to plan reviews, inspections and permit issuance.
How We Help Your Office Staff
SDL’s out-of-the-box building permit solution offers building departments predefined templates and workflows that can be configured to include approvals, payments and pre-built letters and certificates.
Facilitate the online submissions of permit applications, plans and specs through SDL’s public-facing platforms. Once submitted, permit applications can be processed, managed and tracked through SDL’s cloud-based software.
Use SDL’s intuitive drag-and-drop editor to configure applications and processes to fit your permitting process. Incorporate features such as online payments, electronic signatures, and prior approvals.
- Review, markup and approve plans digitally with our structured workflow
Search within the plans, add markups and leave comments
Customize permissions and access for each review
Collaborate and review plans simultaneously
Accommodate multiple plan iterations and automatically detect changes between versions
Streamline your inspection process with SDL’s software. Easily manage and schedule inspections, assign inspectors and track results digitally.
Our integration with the ICC enables users to access their codes and statutes from within SDL’s software. This simplifies the process for staff, helping them ensure that any proposed plans and construction sites meet the necessary requirements during inspections and plan reviews.
How We Help Your Field Staff
SDL’s mobile app makes it easy for inspectors to access information and complete inspections in the field from a smartphone or tablet.
Look up property history including permit applications and historical inspection information in the field.
Access daily schedule, get directions, complete inspections, and document findings with photos and notes. Any information entered and results will sync back in real-time to your office staff.
Complete inspections virtually from a web-browser. Invite homeowners and contractors via email or text, verify location information, capture time-stamped photos and notes, and access applications and plans. Guide the inspections with verbal and visual cues.
How We Help Your Community
Use SDL’s public-facing platforms to move building services online, giving homeowners and contractors the option to choose between in-person and digital interactions.
Empower residents to apply for building permits, submit plans and upload other necessary documents digitally, thereby eliminating the need for in-person visits.
At any point in the process, applicants can go online to check the status of their applications and requests. They can also receive automatic notifications when the status of an application, approval or inspection changes.