AutoDCR® is an innovative online building plan scrutiny and approval system for construction permits. It reads the CAD drawings and check them for compliance with the relevant regulations to facilitate approval by competent authorities. It is being used in 500+ local government bodies in India. Seamlessly integrated to online approval workflow to track the proposals with associated documents verification and site visits, it can also be accessed through mobile devices.


  • Reads CAD drawings and produces scrutiny reports in a few minutes.
  • Maps all development control rules of the Authority to the drawing entities.
  • Automates the cumbersome manual process of checking the development regulations.
  • Reduces paperwork and saves time for architects and the authorities.
  • Offers single window for acquiring building permits, NOCs and clearances from multiple agencies.
  • Enables e-governance by maintaining digitized versions of documents.
  • Standardizes the building drawing plan process.

Who is it for:

  • Smart Cities
  • Municipal councils & corporations
  • Urban Development Authorities
  • Industrial Development Authorities
  • Architects, town planners and consultants

AutoDCR® work process:

AutoDCR® Business Flow

Process Work Flow

AutoDCR® comes with a built-in Process Work Flow System named ‘BPAMS’ for automation of the process (i.e., the proposal file movement, which is followed by the architectural plan approval). Designed in different modules called ‘consoles’, AutoDCR® covers each step through which the proposal has to flow.

AutoDCR® App Form

Application Form

Architects submit the plan online along with the application form to all relevant departments through a single window system.


SMS Communication

After initial scrutiny of the documents, a date for the site visit of the building inspector or concerned officer is notified to the Architects and concerned Building Inspectors via SMS.

AutoDCR® Site Inspector Work

Mobile Application

Site visit photographs and videos are uploaded by site inspector using mobile app. Site inspection checklist is automatically filled if AutoDCR® is integrated with GIS city maps.

AutoDCR® CAD Drawing

CAD Drawing

After site inspection, CAD drawing submitted by Architect / applicant is automatically scrutinized against the building regulations / NOC parameters prescribed by the authority.

AutoDCR® Reports

Digital Signed Approval

The scrutiny reports will be forwarded to respective departments. A digitally signed approval letter is generated after online payment of fees.

AutoDCR® – Serving a larger purpose

  • Uniformity and Compliance

    The approval is based on uniform interpretation of development control rules bringing in uniformity and compliance.

  • Acceleration

    AutoDCR® accelerates the scrutiny and approval process by eliminating lengthy and cumbersome computations.

  • Process Innovation & Integration

    The transformation of the scrutiny and approval of plans through CAD and workflow technology brings in innovation in the process. All stakeholders concerned in the approval process are brought together on a single platform.

  • Accountability

    Authorized roles and responsibilities are mapped and MIS reports are generated to help track process efficiency.

  • Transparency

    Subjectivity in the plan approval process is totally eliminated and clear reasons are stated for approvals or rejections.

Awards and recognition:
  • Recipient of numerous national and international awards over the years, AutoDCR® has served over 500+ ULBs including Municipal Councils, Municipal Corporations and Development Authorities.
  • Identified as the best practice for building plan approval by Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM) – Industrial Development Corporation AutoDCR®.
  • Pune Municipal Corporation was felicitated with the “World Leadership Award” in London for successfully implementing AutoDCR®.
  • Prestigious National award for e-governance in the category of Innovative Use of Technology in e-governance 2014.

Intelligent and machine learning driven technology which eliminates entire human intervention.

AutoDCR® SoftTech

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