Online Permits and License Renewal
Contractors may request and pay online for the following types of permits. Please note you must have a current contractor's license with the City of Ballwin prior to requesting a permit. Once your permit has been issued, you will receive an email notification that your permit status has changed. At that point you may call City Hall to schedule any required inspections during normal business hours at (636) 227-2129 (8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday - Friday) or email your inspection request to .
Click here to request one of these permits. COMMERCIAL PERMITS ARE NOT AVAILABLE ONLINE.
For all other permits, forms may be accessed and printed from our website under 'Documents' and must be paid in person at the Government Center (1 Government Ctr).
The renewal period is now open for 2021 and businesses may renew their business license online. This is for the square footage based businesses and contractor license renewals only. Click here to get started.
New license applications must be processed through the Government Center.
Coming Soon: Residents
Occupancy inspections may soon be requested and paid online for the following types of dwellings:
If you have questions about this process please call our Finance department at (636) 227-9000.