Thomas County Permits (Kansas)


The Thomas County Clerk's Office maintains public records for a county, including vital documents like birth certificates and marriage licenses, as well as Thomas County permits. Clerks in Thomas 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 Thomas County Clerk Office can provide information on how to apply for a Thomas County permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit information and records are usually available online.

Thomas County Clerk Colby KS 300 North Court Avenue 67701 785-460-4500


A Thomas 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 Thomas 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 Thomas County, or see approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Colby City Hall Colby KS 585 North Franklin Avenue 67701 785-460-4400

Gem City Hall Gem KS 415 Elm St 67734 785-462-7721