Building Department

The Basehor Building Safety Department staff assures the public’s health, safety, and welfare in the city’s built environment while facilitating construction and development as well as ensuring new construction complies with all adopted construction codes. This division of the Planning and Zoning Department issues building permits and conducts building inspections. The codes division is also responsible for the enforcement of all Municipal Codes relating to property maintenance.

Contractor Licensing Requirements

The City of Basehor requires all contractors and subcontractors to be licensed through the Contactors Licensing Program of Johnson County. All contractors will be required to provide proof that you and your subcontractors are licensed through this program.

City Business License

The City of Basehor requires all persons, firms, or corporations conducting business within the city limits to obtain a city business license prior to operation. 

Please email completed applications to

  1. Diana Jacobson

    Permit Technician
    Phone: 913-724-1370, ext. 34

Public & Private Utility Construction