Submission Requirements

Each type of project submitted to the Public Design Commission has specific submission requirements. Please click on your project type in the list to the left for more information and a detailed checklist. Use the checklist to ensure that submissions are complete and include it in your submission packages. Additional information may be requested by staff if necessary to clarify a proposal.


An application form is required for each project submitted to the Design Commission. This form requires the Community Board and City Council District for each project.

Download the application form.

Find the Community Board.

Find the City Council District.


All submissions must be coordinated in advance with the appropriate City agency liaisons. See Procedures for more information.


Submission Materials and Directions

Please note that as a precautionary measure during the COVID-19 emergency declaration, submissions are currently being accepted in digital form only from the submitting City agencies. Please do not deliver submissions, samples, or models until further notice.

Find the meeting dates and submission deadlines.