Plugins Directory » WBS (Work Breakdown Structure)

Author: Petr Pospisil
Code repository: -
Registered on: 2016-02-02 (about 7 years ago)
Current version: 1.0.0
Compatible with: Redmine 4.1.x, 4.0.x, 3.4.x, 3.3.x, 3.2.x
User ratings:   (4)

WBS - Work Breakdown Structure is a fundamental project management technique of decomposition of the project into deliverable parts. Work Breakdown Structure plugin visualizes project tasks in mind map view and enables you to easily create project structure - decomposition of the project. In WBS, you can create project tasks while seeing the structure of whole project.

"Makes Redmine project planning visual and easy!"

The basic plugin is completely FREE to download from the official website! The PRO version is available to purchase there as well.


WBS Plugin also enables you to visualize project according to:

  • status of the tasks
  • tracker
  • asignee
  • priority
  • % done


Features of WBS Plugin

  • Mind map like visualization of the projects, issues, and sub-issues
  • Drag & Drop sorting of issues and projects
  • Creation of issues from the mind map
  • Colour visualization of issues completion and tackers
  • Familiar keyboard shortcuts from other mind map tools
  • Zoom out and zoom-in
  • Step Back Button
  • Compatible with Redmine 3.0+

Redmine WBS plugin is the best tool for project planning and management in Redmine - give it a try.



  • Available as a free or paid plugin for Redmine
  • Available for a free trial in Easy Redmine
  • 100% open source plugin
  • GNU GPL 2 license
  • 1 Redmine instance
  • Unlimited users
  • Unlimited projects



Redmine WBS plugin - mind map


Redmine WBS plugin - mind map


Redmine WBS plugin - mind map


Installation notes

Follow instructions as here:

Compatible with Redmine 3.2.x, 3.3.x, 3.4.x, 4.x.

Easy compatibility plugin for Redmine

Having compatibility issues of our native Redmine plugins with your Redmine environment? We have prepared a plugin that fixes known issues that may occur when installing our Redmine Gantt, WBS and Resource Management plugins along with some 3rd party Redmine plugins, namely redmine_contacts (tested version 4.2.3) and redmine_zenedit (tested version 1.0.2). Feel free to download the plugin from GitHub ( and install it ( as a normal Redmine plugin (unzip into the "plugins" folder and restart server).


1.0.0 (2016-01-21)

Compatible with Redmine 4.1.x, 4.0.x, 3.4.x, 3.3.x, 3.2.x.

User ratings

  by Joanna Siwiec-MAtuszyk about 2 months ago

  by Petr Pospisil over 5 years ago

It's compatible with Redmine v3.4 already.

  by Kerber Kerber over 5 years ago

Amazing plugin, but dont work on 3.4.x

  by Jacob Fish almost 7 years ago

I was waiting for this plugin all my life :D - seriously now I save about 50% of my time during planning phase thanks to logical structure of planning... Thanks developer, good job :)