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Building Permits and Codes
Following the recent storms, the return to normal may mean the need for building repairs to your home or business.  

Please find information below about permits, inspections and contractor licensing requirements or call the Community Development Department with questions at

Permit and Inspection Requirements: 

A building permit is required for most renovation or construction work, in the City of Mission, including alterations to the electrical, plumbing, or mechanical systems of a building or structure. Exceptions to this requirement may include minor non-structural exterior repairs, interior finish work, and flat work such as sidewalks and driveways. Plan reviews and inspections will be conducted by the City's Building Official, please call the Community Development Department to schedule appointments.  

All contractors, doing work in the city, must be licensed with the Johnson County Contractor Licensing Program.     

The online contractor search is here and State registered roofers are listed here.


You may also contact Johnson County Contractor Licensing at
913-715-2233. Licenses will be verified at the time of permit application. 

As a reference, you may use the Building Permit Application Checklist to make sure you have everything required for a successful application. 

Codes Adopted
The City of Mission uses the 2012 International Building Codes Package when reviewing building plans for commercial and residential projects. The package includes: 
  • International Building Code
  • International Residential Code for One- and Two-Family Dwellings
  • International Fuel Gas Code
  • International Plumbing Code Code
  • International Mechanical Code
  • International Existing Building Code
  • 2011 National Electric Code
  • International Property Maintenance Code
  • International Fire Code
  • International Energy Conservation Code
Code books and amendments are available for viewing at the Planning and Zoning counter, in the main lobby of City Hall, at 6090 Woodson Road, Mission, Kansas 66202.

Building Permit Fee Schedule and Calculators

Multiple Trade & Single Trade Permits:

Public Work Permits:
      Building Permit Calculator
      Estimate building permit fees for your project with these online calculators:

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