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COVID-19 update: All business must be conducted by phone, website or email. To schedule a drop off or pick up of commercial plans, please call 405-297-2525 option 2. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.

Business Licensing

Building Permits

All other permits

  • (405) 297-2948
  • Fax: (405) 552-6024

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Can I build a shed in my backyard?

    Yes, there may be some restrictions and a permit may or may not be required. Please contact Oklahoma City Plan Review at 405-297-2525. If a permit is...

  • Can I buy an electrical, plumbing, or heat and air permit?

    Electrical, plumbing, mechanical, sign, driveway and fire suppression system permits, can only be issued to contractors licensed in the State of...

  • Can I do electrical, plumbing, or heat and air work myself?

    All electrical, plumbing, and mechanical work must be done by contractors licensed in the State of Oklahoma and registered with the City of Oklahoma...

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