How do I obtain a building permit?

Building permit applications can be submitted online. Applications are reviewed by City staff for compliance with the 2018 International Building Codes and the City zoning regulations. All applicable fees must be paid by credit card online or by check, cash or credit card in City Hall. For more information, contact the Building Division by phone at 816.439.4534 or you may contact us by email.

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1. Do contractors need a license to apply for permits?
2. When does the city require a building permit or inspection?
3. How do I obtain a building permit?
4. How are the permit fees calculated?
5. When should I request an inspection?
6. How do I request a building inspection?
7. How do I acquire a temporary occupancy permit?
8. Can I construct a detached storage building or garage?
9. Does the city require a building permit for fences?
10. Do I need a permit for a pool?
11. Is a permit required to install a lawn irrigation system?
12. Are there backflow requirements in the City?
13. What are the requirements to rent a property?
14. Are building permits required for private decks?