Building Permits
Building Permits
How to Obtain Building Permits for the City of Nowata

How to Obtain a Building Permit in the City of Nowata

Our Four-Step Process to Build

Step One of City of Nowata Building Process is to Register Your Contractors with City

Step One: Register Your Contractor

How to Register Contractors With City

Electrical, Mechanical, Plumbing, Roofing, and Concrete Contractors must register with the City of Nowata at Nowata City Hall.

Hours of Operation: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM, Weekdays

Driving Directions to Nowata City Hall 

Cost: $40.00 a year, expires when state issued contractors cards expire.

What You Need to Bring: We'll need a copy of State card, Valid Photo ID, Business card if they have one, and General Liability insurance.

Step Two of City of Nowata Building Permit Process is to Obtain Building Permit

Step Two: Obtain a Building Permit

How to Apply for a Building Permit

Building permit costs are $100. All building permit applications must be filled out at Nowata City Hall.

Building Permit Fees: $100 per permit

Inspection Fees: $40.00 per inspection.

What We'll Need With Your Application: We need a building application and site plan.

Step Three of City of Nowata Building Permit Process is to Pass All City Inspections

Step Three: Pass City Inspections

Passing City Inspections

All City of Nowata inspections are $40per inspection. Please contact Nowata City Hall to schedule an inspection for your building project.

Phone: (918) 273-3538



Step Four of Nowata City Building Permit Process is a Chamber Grand Opening

Step Four: Chamber of Commerce Grand Opening

Schedule a Ribbon Cutting & Grand Opening with Nowata Chamber

We're glad to have you in our community and we want everyone to know about your new business and/or building.

If this is something you want to share with the rest of our community you can schedule a ribbon cutting and grand opening celebration with the Nowata Area Chamber of Commerce, our official "city welcoming committee."

Contact the Chamber:

Phone: (918) 273-2301




Have Questions?


Option 1: Contact Nowata City Hall via email,, or by phone, (918) 273-3538.


Option 2: If you want, you can even come by City Hall to discuss the building permit process in-person. We're in-business to serve you and the betterment of our community.

Driving Directions to Nowata City Hall