Permits, Inspections, & Licensing

Permit/Licensing Portal

Register to be able to submit applications and get information on the status of your project.

The City of Topeka has moved to an online process for license renewals in an effort to provide a more efficient and faster experience.


Permits are required for commercial buildings and remodels, as well as many residential repairs, additions and remodels.

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All contractors doing work within the City of Topeka must be licensed by the City.

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Inspections are required for various phases and types of construction and remodeling. Contact information can be found on our Inspections page.

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