Building and Zoning Fees
Online Payments of all Current Invoices
Cook County Department of Building and Zoning now provides the option of online payment of all current invoices to all customers. Please go to Payments to access this option.
Fee Amendments Approved
On October 22nd, 2020 the Cook County Board of Commissioners approved a new fee schedule for the Department of Building and Zoning . The new fees will take effect starting December 1, 2020. Applications submitted on or after this effective date will be subject to these updated fees. Applications that were under review before this effective date will be subject to the fees that had previously been in place. The complete and updated fee schedule is available at the following link
Email Building and Zoning at info.BNZ@cookcountyil.gov or call us at (312) 603-0500 with questions.
Late Fee Reinstatement:
Starting December 1, 2022 All unpaid invoices listed below will be charged a late fee of 25% after 30 days of the date on the invoice.
Annual Sign Inspections
Multi dwelling Unit Registration
Residential Rental License Registration