Parkville Missouri

Business Licenses

All businesses that operate within the City are required to obtain a license (Municipal Code Chapter 605). The business license period runs from June 1 to May 31 each year. Any business operating or completing work in Parkville is required to obtain a business license.


New Businesses

Click on the links below based on the location of your business. If you are unsure if the business is located in the Parkville city limits, please contact City Hall at (816) 741-7676 to verify.



For payment of your business license fee, we accept credit/debit cards, cash, check or money order. For credit/debit card purchases, convenience fees are listed on the Schedule of Fees. Make checks payable to City of Parkville.

 Not categorized below  $50/license period
 Contractor  $50/license period
 General Contractor  $75/license period
 Bank  $320/license period
 Fireworks  $300/license period

If unsure of the fee, contact the Deputy City Clerk/Finance Specialist at (816) 741-7676.

Frequently Asked Questions


Business License Staff:
City Clerk: Melissa McChesney
Deputy City Clerk/Finance Specialist: Karla Shewell
Administrative Assistant: Jodi Kersten