Short-term Rental Licensing and Inspection
On October 2, 2018, the Lawrence City Commission adopted Ordinance No. 9560, which regulates the licensing and inspection of Short-term Residential Rental Property. The ordinance becomes effective on November 1, 2018. Further information including the process for application will be forthcoming within the next few weeks. For questions, you may contact Brian Jimenez, Code Enforcement Manager at 785-832-3111 or at firstname.lastname@example.org or Jeff Crick , Planning Manager at 785-832-3163 or at email@example.com.
Long-term Rental Licensing and Inspection
Effective January 1, 2015, all rental properties in Lawrence are required to maintain a valid rental license in compliance with City Ordinance 8840. Find out more about the inspection process, registration and general program information.
The City of Lawrence cares about our residents and wants to ensure conditions in their homes are safe and habitable. As of January 1, 2015, all residential rental properties will be required to have a valid rental license and periodic inspections. As a tenant, we want you to know about the licensing program and how this program will affect you.