Welcome to Our online portal


The City of Shaker Heights is developing this portal to provide online services for permitting, planning and zoning, licensing and code enforcement activities. The City now offers business licensing and housing rental licensing through this portal and will launch other services as they become available. We value your input. If you have any comments or suggestions, please email us at building@shakeronline.com

 

Current Online Services

BUSINESS LICENSING
A business license is required to occupy a commercial office or retail space in Shaker Heights. Apply online, pay license fees, and view the status of your application. Do not use this form for Housing Rental Licenses.
Apply for a License
LEARN MORE ABOUT THE BUSINESS LICENSE

HOUSING RENTAL LICENSING
A housing rental license is required for all residential property in Shaker Heights, including one- and two- family dwellings, condos, and apartments. The property owner is responsible for obtaining this license annually. Apply online, pay license fees, and view the status of your application.
Apply for a License
RENEW YOUR EXISTING LICENSE
LEARN MORE ABOUT THE HOUSING RENTAL LICENSE