Building Permit Requirement Guidelines

All permits must now be submitted in digital format.

To facilitate the approval of a building permit application, please review the requirements for your construction project as listed on the flyers available in the right hand column in alphabetical order, and make your submission digitally.

Please choose the applicable flyer for your specific project(s).  Please note that the following list of requirements may not reflect all documents and items required for permit review and approval.  During the review process, there may be additional items and documents requested by staff. Also, the permit may require permits from other local, state or federal agencies and you will be notified of these requirements during the permit review process.

General

To submit permit applications, please email us at:   

PERMIT TIPS AND SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS:   Permit Tips and Requirements.pdf

PROCEDURES TO RESOLVE PERMIT DEFICIENCIES:

Reviews and Advisories

Township Requirements

Specific requirements for the following unincorporated townships:

Maine Township Requirements   Maine Township Flyer.pdf

Northfield Township Requirements   Northfield Township.pdf

Palos Township Requirements    Palos Township.pdf

Schaumburg Township Requirements   Schaumburg Township.pdf

Wheeling Township Requirements   Wheeling Township.pdf

Worth Township Requirements  Worth Township.pdf