Building Projects & Permits

When preparing for a construction project within the City of Wheaton, please familiarize yourself with the regulations regarding your project. We have assembled more than fifty guidelines on our website for numerous types of projects covering several types of both residential and commercial work. These guidelines inform you of the documents you need to provide to the city, pertinent codes applicable to your project, typical inspections, fees, as well as other applicable governmental agencies.

If you do not see a specific handout for the work you wish to do, or have additional questions after reading the information provided, please feel free to contact our Building Service Representatives at 630-260-2050. They will be happy to answer any questions that you might have.

Please select the following category that best applies to your property for a list of project handouts:

Residential Projects

New single-family homes, additions, remodeling, decks, patios, garages, fences, roofs, etc.

Commercial Projects

New commercial buildings, additions, remodeling, occupancy, sign, roofs, etc.