Online Permitting

The Kalispell Building Department now offers online permitting for Electrical, Mechanical, Plumbing, Fire Alarm and Fire Sprinkler System contractors, for projects within the City of Kalispell. Commercial and Residential Permit must be submitted via email to 

Only licensed electrical, mechanical, plumbing and fire system contractors can apply for permits online. All other contractors contact our office for permitting information at 406-758-7730.

Please do not pay for Residential and Commercial building permits on-line

NEW - You can now schedule building inspections via email/text to - please include permit or address number, type of inspection you need and a contact name and phone number. You will receive a reply with the date and time of your inspection. Reminder - inspections must be scheduled 24 hours in advance, we cannot guarantee same day inspections.

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*** PLEASE NOTE - we recommend using Google Chrome to access the online permitting system. If you are unable to use Google Chrome please make sure you are using the most recent version of either FireFox or Internet Explorer.