Permits and Licensing

The City of McAlester is working to provide as many services online as we can in order to best serve our residents and businesses. Be sure to check back regularly as the online options for services will continue to grow. 

Please note that as we continue to improve our online presence you can find more request forms, permits, etc. 
on our new platform which can be accessed by clicking this link HERE. 

How to get started
Before clicking on the above link, new users need to make sure they have these steps available to get registered.

STEP 1: Click "Sign Up" in the top right corner.

STEP 2: Click on the blue button that says "Sign up using Secure Portal."

STEP 3: New users then click "Sign Up" and enter your email address and create password. Passwords must be at least eight characters and contain an upper case letter, lower case letter, and number. Then click the big blue "Sign Up" button.

Permits and Licenses
Here is a list of some of the online services for which you can apply on our OpenGov platform:
• Licenses and Permits
• Business Licenses and Permits
• Building Permits
• Alarm Permit Application
• Apply for a Residential (Garage) Sale Permit
• Apply for a Burn Permit
• Contractors Licenses
• Animal Permit Application
• Hotel Registration
• Much more