Kane County Building Permits (Illinois)

Search for Kane County, IL building permits. A building permit search can provide information on applying for a permit, permit requirements, land use permits, occupancy permits, permit rules, rejected permit applications, appeal a rejected permit, construction permits, demolition permits, septic system permits, renovation permits, looking up permits, checking if a permit is valid, fire code permits, certificates of zoning compliance, and water system permits.


Building Departments in Kane County, IL create and enforce building codes and zoning rules to ensure that buildings are safe. They also review and approve building plans and issue Kane County building permits. These building permits may be required for land development, renovations, demolition, repairs, and other construction. Permits can show if a building meets Kane County fire codes and other building regulations, demonstrate that a building is safe to occupy, and they can also be used to prove that a construction project holds a valid Kane County building permit. Kane County Building Departments provide information on which projects require a building permit, how to apply for a permit, and the rules for receiving a permit. They may also provide searchable databases of approved Kane County building permits. Building Departments often provide online access to building permit rules and records.

Aurora Permits Aurora IL 65 Water Street 60505 630-892-8088

Aurora Planning Department Aurora IL 1 South Broadway 60505 630-844-3614

Aurora Zoning Aurora IL 1 South Broadway 60505 630-256-3080

Elburn Building Department Elburn IL 301 East North Street 60119 630-365-5061

Elgin Planning Department Elgin IL 150 Dexter Court 60120 847-931-5910

Geneva Zoning Geneva IL 109 James Street 60134 630-262-0280

Kane County Permits Geneva IL 719 South Batavia Avenue 60134 630-232-3485

Montgomery Building Department Montgomery IL 200 North River Street 60538 630-896-1438

Sleepy Hollow Building Department Sleepy Hollow IL 1 Thorobred Lane 60118 847-428-3388

St Charles Zoning St. Charles IL 2 East Main Street 60174 630-377-4406


Town and City Halls in Kane County, IL provide municipal services for their community, such as preserving vital records and issuing and filing building permits. These Kane County building permits may be required for a number of construction projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and planned construction. They may also issue land use permits related to property boundary lines, as well as occupancy permits that certify that a building meets code and can be occupied by residents in Kane County, Illinois. These records can be used to prove that a construction project has a valid Kane County permit, find approved and rejected permit applications, or to look up building permit requirements, apply for a permit, or search for approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their building permit services.

Aurora City Hall Aurora IL 44 East Downer Place 60505 630-892-8811

Batavia City Hall Batavia IL 100 North Island Avenue 60510 630-454-2000

Elgin City Hall Elgin IL 150 Dexter Court 60120 847-931-6100

Geneva City Hall Geneva IL 22 S 1st St 60134 630-232-7494

Hempshire Village Township Town Hall Hampshire IL 234 South State Street 60140 847-683-2181


Code Enforcement Offices in Kane County, IL are responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes, zoning rules, and other regulations. As part of enforcing these codes and regulations, Kane County Code Enforcement often issue building permits. These permits may be required for Kane County land development, demolition, repairs, renovations, and other kinds of construction. They may also issue Kane County occupancy permits at the end of a construction project, which certify that the building meets code and can be occupied. Code Enforcement Offices may also be responsible for issuing certificates of zoning compliance, and they produce reports that show if a building has any code violations or has a valid Kane County permit for construction. Their office can also help look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or search for approved permits. Code Enforcement Offices often provide online access to their building permit records.

Elgin City Code Enforcement Elgin IL 150 Dexter Court 60120 847-931-5920