To operate a business in the City of Lee’s Summit you must have a city issued business license. Zoning approval from the Planning and Codes Administration Department is required for a new business, or a relocated business, if the business is located within the city limits of Lee’s Summit. If your business includes retail sales, you must also have a State of Missouri Sales Tax Number.
Business licenses questions may be directed to the Development Center at 816-969-1220.
Applicants must provide the following to the Development Center in order to begin processing a business license.
Certificates of Insurance must name the City of Lee's Summit, Missouri as a certificate holder.
Business licenses expire one year from the date of issuance.