Registrations in Lieu of a Permit

Minor Improvements Approved as Registrations

*Minor Improvements that maybe approved through an online registration (some conditions apply).
Re-roofing* - when works is done by licensed roofers
Hoop Houses
Re-siding* - Only Residential Projects
Bee Keeping
Perimeter Fences*
Keeping Chickens
Sheds* - 100 Sq. Ft. or less in area
 

Note: Projects in violation are not eligible for registration.

How do I apply for a registration?

Option 1: Online registration through the Online Permit ePortal. This option is only available for re-roofing, re-siding, fences and sheds registrations. Certain conditions apply. Please review the conditions before you apply, these conditions are outlined in following sections. Please Note: It is not currently possible to apply online for hoop houses, bee keeping or keeping chickens registrations.

Option 2: Apply in person at the Central Permit Facility, 500 W Winchester Rd., Libertyville. This option is available for all registrations. Registration forms area available online in the Forms Library.

Conditions

  1. Re-Roofing
  2. Re-siding - Residential
  3. Perimeter Fences
  4. Sheds
  5. Hoop Houses
  6. Bee Keeping
  7. Keeping Chickens

Re-roofing

This registration is only available to licensed roofers in good standing with the State of Illinois who are re-roofing residential structures.

Please Note:  a registration can not be used for the following re-roofing projects. This work requires a permit.

  • Work will be performed by homeowners
  • Re-roofing is part of a larger project that involves structural work such as truss work, replacing rafters, interior alterations or additions 
  • It is a commercial project