Metropolitan Area Building and Construction Department
MABCD Offices closed at noon on November 3, 2020 until further notice - no in-office business.
Mission: The Metropolitan Area Building and Construction Department (MABCD) is to serve the citizens of Sedgwick County by ensuring compliance with all adopted County and City of Wichita codes by providing effective public contact and education, building cooperative partnerships throughout our community, and enforcing the law in an equitable and impartial manner to protect the health, safety, and welfare of all property owners, residents, tenants, businesses and visitors.
General Contractor License Renewal - Your license expires December 31, 2020
We are pleased to offer online renewals. Please find help and a list of forms under Contractor Licensing.
Gather documents in electronic form and complete the renewal process through the MABCD Portal.
We are accepting mail in renewals and appointments only for in-office renewals (no walk-ins please).
If you've been affected by severe weather and need roof repairs, don't forget to verify that your roofer is registered with the State of Kansas and licensed with MABCD (316-660-1840)
MABCD Permit Flow
MABCD Strategic Goals
The MABCD strategic goals are in alignment with the Sedgwick County strategic priorities.
- Ensure all community buildings and homes are soundly constructed according to national code standards to provide safety and health for occupants.
- Accomplish Sedgwick County priority 1 – Ensuring highest priority use of resources is dedicated to create safe and secure communities.
- Accomplish Sedgwick County priority 4 – Providing quality public services to the community while being good stewards of revenue and funds.