Select a location for your business and
determine zoning regulations

The City of Kansas City, Mo., regulates the location of business uses through zoning ordinances and zoning maps. Contact the City Planning and Development Department's Permits Division at 816-513-1500 for information on the zoning of property and permitted uses. You can submit an application online for zoning clearance.

City Planning and Development Department
414 E. 12th St., Fifth floor, City Hall
Kansas City, MO 64106
Phone: 816-513-1500
Fax: 816-513-1457

If it is determined that rezoning or zoning variances are necessary, contact the City Planning and Development Department's Development Management Division at 816-513-2846 to speak with a City staff member.

City Planning and Development Department
Development Management Division

414 E. 12th St., 15th Floor, City Hall
Kansas City, MO 64106
Phone: 816-513-2846
Fax: 816-513-2810

The Development Assistance Team is a service available to architects, engineers and others who develop or redevelop land in Kansas City, Mo. The team is comprised of City staff from multiple departments who provide an informal review of plans during the concept phase. This predevelopment meeting can help land owners and design professionals save time and money by clarifying requirements and understanding processes during the early stage of a project.

City Planning and Development Department
Development Assistance Center

414 E. 12th St., 16th Floor, City Hall
Kansas City, MO 64106
Phone: 816-513-2880
Fax: 816-513-2892