Shawnee County Permits (Kansas)

Search for Shawnee County, KS county permits. A county permit search can provide information on applying for a permit, permit requirements, building permits, land use permits, demolition permits, septic system permits, access permits, utility permits, special event permits, renovation permits, temporary event permits, reserving public property, looking up permits, checking if a permit is valid, fire code permits, certificates of zoning compliance, and water system permits.


The Shawnee County Clerk's Office maintains public records for a county, including vital documents like birth certificates and marriage licenses, as well as Shawnee County permits. Clerks in Shawnee County, Kansas may be responsible for filing and issuing county permits, including building permits, land use permits, access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These permits may be required for installing or repairing septic systems, demonstrating that a building meets fire codes and other building codes, demolition, repairs, renovations, and adjusting boundary lines. They may also be required for temporary events, reserving public property, or a number of land development uses. The Shawnee County Clerk Office can provide information on how to apply for a Shawnee County permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit information and records are usually available online.

Shawnee County Clerk Topeka KS 200 Southeast 7th Street 66603 785-251-4111


A Shawnee County Town or City Hall provides municipal services for their community, which can include issuing and filing permits. These county permits may be required for a number of building projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and zoning compliance. In addition to building permits, Town and City Halls in Shawnee County, Kansas may also issue land use permits related to boundary lines, private roads, addresses, and water systems, as well as access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These records can be used to prove that a project has a valid permit or to look up county permit rules, apply for a permit in Shawnee County, or see approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Rossville City Hall Rossville KS 438 N Main St 66533 785-584-6155

Silver Lake City Hall Silver Lake KS 218 W Railroad St 66539 785-582-4280

Topeka City Hall Topeka KS 215 Southeast 7th Street 66603


A Shawnee County Building Department creates and enforces building codes and zoning rules to ensure the construction of safe buildings. As part of their job, Building Departments in Shawnee County, Kansas issue and file building permits. These county permits may be required for renovations, demolition, repairs, land development, and installing or repairing septic systems. Shawnee County permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be called a certificate of zoning compliance. These Shawnee County public records can be used to prove a building project has a valid permit or to look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or see approved permits. Building Departments often provide online access to county permit information and records.

Shawnee County Planning Department Topeka KS 1515 Northwest Saline Street 66618 785-251-5410

Topeka Permits Topeka KS 515 South Kansas Avenue 66603 785-368-3905

Topeka Planning Department Topeka KS 620 Southeast Madison Street 66607 785-368-3728


A Shawnee County Code Enforcement Office is responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes as well as other rules and regulations. As part of enforcing building codes and zoning regulations, Code Enforcement Offices in Shawnee County, Kansas may issue county permits. These Shawnee County permits can be required for land development, installing septic systems, demolition, repairs, and renovations. They may also be required to show that a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be known as a certificate of zoning compliance. These Shawnee County public records can also show if a building had a valid permit, and they can be used to look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or see approved permits. Code Enforcement Offices typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Topeka Code Enforcement Topeka KS 620 Southeast Madison Street 66607 785-368-3161