Business, Permitting, & Development

We are pleased to announce our new online permitting tool, the Citizens Self Service Portal!  This new tool allows us to accept select permit and license applications, and payments online.  Before you can submit applications online, you must create a new account to be approved. If you previously had an account for the Citizen Access Portal, you will still need to create a new account.


The City's Code Administration Division is currently updating building inspection timeframes.

Requests made after 11:30 a.m. may get an inspections the following business days.

To request a building inspection call: (816) 228-0104 

Fire Alarms & Sprinkler System Permits 

Central Jackson County Fire Projection District now requires permits for Fire Alarms and Sprinkler Systems.

Please contact CJCFPD for permit requirements.
Derrick Llewellyn, Captain, (816) 229-2552.

Permitting & Codes