Building permits are issued by the Codes Administration Division. Plans prepared by a design professional are required for all buildings including single family and two family residential structures. Permit guidelines are available for commercial, grading, tenant finish, retaining walls, single family dwelling, and demolition.
Permit Applications Guidelines
Steve Thompson, Chief Codes Administrator
11110 Johnson Drive
Shawnee, KS 66203
Phone: (913) 742-6010
Fax: (913) 268-7562
Public Improvement Permits - (Issued by Development Services)
Shawnee Design & Construction Manual
The Codes Administrative Division is responsible for ensuring that new construction on private property complies with all municipal construction codes. The Codes Division issues building permits, reviews plans, and conducts building inspections, as well as enforces all property maintenance ordinances.