City of Shawnee


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.

2012 International Construction Codes (Building)
Contractor's Licensing Program
New Commercial Buildings
Code Compliance Certification Statement (pdf)
Verification of Subcontractor's Work (pdf)

Building Permits

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.

  • Contact Info
  • Chief Building OfficialTyler Wirth 
  • Address11110 Johnson Drive Shawnee, Kansas 66203 
  • Telephone(913) 742-6010 
  • Fax(913) 268-7562 
  • Email
  • Hours8am-5pm