Metropolitan Area Building and Construction Department

MABCD Permitting & Licensing Office open for appointments on March 1, 2021.

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 expired 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 Permit Flow Homeowner MABCD Portal MABCD Plan Review EPlans Portal

MABCD Strategic Goals

The MABCD strategic goals are in alignment with the Sedgwick County strategic priorities.