Madison County Building Permits (Illinois)

Search for Madison 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 Madison 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 Madison 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 Madison 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 Madison County building permit. Madison 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 Madison County building permits. Building Departments often provide online access to building permit rules and records.

Alton Zoning Alton IL 101 East 3rd Street 62002 618-463-3532

East Alton Zoning East Alton IL 232 Church Street 62024 618-259-1185

Edwardsville Planning and Zoning Department Edwardsville IL 200 East Park Street 62025 618-692-7537

Godfrey Zoning Godfrey IL 6810 Godfrey Road 62035 618-466-1206

Granite City Zoning Granite IL 2000 Edison Avenue 62040 618-452-6218

Highland Zoning Highland IL 2610 Plaza Dr 62249 618-654-7115

Madison County Zoning Edwardsville IL 157 North Main Street 62025 618-692-6200


Town and City Halls in Madison County, IL provide municipal services for their community, such as preserving vital records and issuing and filing building permits. These Madison 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 Madison County, Illinois. These records can be used to prove that a construction project has a valid Madison 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.

Alton City Hall Alton IL 101 East 3rd Street 62002 618-463-3522

Collinsville City Hall Collinsville IL Stop 1, 125 S Center St 62234 618-346-5200

Edwardsville City Hall Edwardsville IL 118 Hillsboro Avenue 62025 618-692-7500

Granite City City Hall Granite IL 2000 Edison Avenue 62040 618-452-6200

Highland City Hall Highland IL 1115 Broadway 62249 618-654-9891

Madison City Hall Madison IL 615 Madison Avenue 62060 618-876-6268

Maryville City Hall Maryville IL 2520 North Center Street 62062 618-345-7027

Wood River City Hall Wood River IL 111 North Wood River Avenue 62095 618-251-3100

Worden City Hall Worden IL 115 West Wall Street 62097 618-459-3244


Building Inspectors in Madison County, IL ensure that all construction projects meet building codes and regulations. They are responsible for monitoring designs, building materials, Madison County building safety codes, and utilities like electricity and plumbing. As part of this job, Madison County Building Inspectors issue permits for new construction, remodels, renovations, and planned construction. They also issue demolition, relocation, and occupancy permits, including inspection reports that verify that a Madison County property is safe for residents. Building Inspectors maintain records and reports on their inspections and permits, which include information about the Madison County property owners, the property, and whether the permit is valid. Their records also show Madison County violations and work stoppage orders. They provide information on how to receive a permit as well as permit requirements, and much of this information may be available on the Building Inspector website.

Granite City Building Inspector Granite IL 2060 Delmar Avenue 62040 618-452-6219