5 Oct 2023

Autodesk Build Submittals API

We are pleased to announce the availability of Autodesk Build Submittals API as public beta: another Autodesk Build-specific API! 

Submittals is one of the modules in Autodesk Build. It provides a tool to easily create and organize submittal items, such as shop drawing and specifications, to submit/notify for review and distribution among stakeholders, and to track progress and reporting. You can find information about Submittals feature in product help.

In this first phase of Submittals API, we have released nine (9) read-only endpoints. Using the API, you can retrieve following data:  


  • Field Guide: this page describes the terminology and background information about Submittals and Submittals API. It also includes information about the scope of the current release and its limitations. 
  • Step-by-step Tutorial: this page provides an instruction about how to download submittal attachments.
  • Reference Guide: this section lists a set of endpoints: to retrieve submittal items, spec sections, packages, item types, responses, and attachments.

Code Samples on GitHub

If you have any questions or feedback, please contact us through our APS support channel. 

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