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Permits are required for all roofing work within the City of Waukegan (repairs under 1 square may be exempt by order of the Building Official)
All applications need to be submitted online.
BUILDING PERMIT APPLICATION must be filled out in full to be processed and include the following attachments:
Roofing contractors need to be registered with the City of Waukegan and provide a copy of their State of Illinois License CONTRACTOR REGISTRATION APPLICATION
DIGITAL PERMIT COPIES MUST BE MADE AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST WHILE WORK IS BEING COMPLETED
NO INSPECTIONS REQUIRED
COMMERCIAL/INDUSTRIAL ROOFING WORK MUST BE COMPLETED BY AN UNLIMITED LICENSEE
RE-ROOFING ONLY ALLOWED UP TO 2 LAYERS OF SHINGLES
MINIMUM OF 24” OF ICE AND WATER SHIELD IS REQUIRED
Permit pricing is calculated based on the amount of the contract. Permit Fees will be doubled for any work started without an official permit posted.