Permits & Licenses

If you are interested in opening a new business or expanding upon an existing business within Crestwood, review the flow chart which outlines the City’s process.

Additional Information

Requests about Home Occupancy Permit/Specials

  • The City of Crestwood DOES NOT REQUIRE an inspection or home occupancy permit on an owner/occupied sale or purchase of a home. A home occupancy permit and inspection ARE REQUIRED on rental property; see Residential Rental Occupancy Permit below.
  • For inquiries about specials or liens against real estate property, you MUST contact St. Louis County, Recorder of Deeds, 41 S. Central Ave, Clayton, MO 63105, phone #314-615-7102. The Recorder of Deeds is only at this location, no satellite offices.