Online Permit Payments Now Available

Effective July 13, 2009, the Cook County Department of Building and Zoning now provides for permit customers to be able to pay their Building, Plumbing and Electrical Permit fees online.

For more information, visit the  Building Permit Page on this site.

The County implemented a new fee structure for the following transactions with the Department of Building & Zoning.

  • Contractor Business Registration
  • Annual Inspections
  • Zoning Fees
  • Building Permits
  • Mechanical Permits
  • Electrical Permits
  • Plumbing Permits
  • Temporary Permits
  • Field Inspections

Please click here for the ordinance and fees. Chapter 32 -FEES

Call Building & Zoning at (312) 603-0500 with any questions.

This Ordinance was approved by the Cook County Board of Commissioners on November 19, 2014.

Local Public Entities and Non-Profit Organization Permit Fee Schedule Amendments.