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Some examples of projects that require a permit include:
See the Guidelines for Building Projects and Permits section for information on these and many other types of projects. If you are unsure if your project requires a permit, contact the Building Department at 630-260-2050 before starting the project.
See the Guidelines for Building Projects and Permits section for informational handouts and permit applications. If you do not see the project listed in this section, either call the Building Department at 630-260-2050 or visit City Hall between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
The property owner is responsible for ensuring that a permit has been obtained for a project before the work begins. Whether the resident or contractor submits the plans for the permit is up to them to decide. Contact us at 630-260-2050 for any further questions.