Occupational Licenses

License Information


Any person, firm or corporation doing business or providing a service in Bonner Springs must obtain an occupational license. Licenses are issued for the calendar year January 1 through December 31. Licenses issued beginning December 1 of each year will be for the following year.

Annual Fees

Fees are listed in the chart below. Occupational license renewals are due by March 31 each year. Fees may be paid by cash, check or money order in person or mailed to City Hall. Please do not mail cash.


Prorated Fees


Renaissance Festival license fees are not prorated.

Home Occupation Regulations

All materials or equipment shall be stored within an enclosed structure
No alteration of the exterior of the residential building shall be made which changes its character as a residence
No equipment shall be utilized that creates a nuisance due to noise or electrical interference
Shall be operated by the person(s) occupying the residence and may engage one employee for less than 40 hours per week
Shall be incidental to the principal use of the premises and not more than 25% of the floor area of any one floor shall be utilized

Type of Business
Annual Fee
4/1 - 6/30
7/1 - 9/30
10/1 - 12/31
All businesses in Bonner Springs
$75
$60
$45
$30
All businesses not in Bonner Springs
$85
$70
$55
$40
Home Occupations
$45
$35
$30
$25
Renaissance Festival businesses $55 N/A N/A N/A