Inspections

REQUEST AN INSPECTION FOR YOUR CONSTRUCTION PROJECT

YOU WILL NEED A CURRENT PERMIT NUMBER TO MAKE YOUR REQUEST

Inspection requests take up to 72 hours to schedule at this time. All requests are sent directly to the Inspectors. The will follow up with you regarding your request within 72 hours.

Properties located NORTH of Washington Street are scheduled between 8am-noon, M - F

Properties located SOUTH of Washington Street are schedule between 1pm-4pm, M - F

Required inspections are listed below. Email questions regarding inspections to permits@waukeganil.gov to include the property address in the subject line.

REQUEST A BUSINESS LICENSE INSPECTION

Business License inspections are conducted on Tuesday and Thursday mornings. 

Email questions regarding Business License inspections to cynthia.jackson@waukeganil.gov and include the business location address in the subject line or call 847-625-6862.


REQUIRED INSPECTIONS


Deck:

Signs:

Piers 42" Deep Inspection

Post Holes Inspection / Electrical Inspection

Frame, Guard Rails Inspection

Under Slab:

Final Inspection

Electrical Inspection

Carpentry:

Plumbing Inspection

Rough Inspection

Air Duct Inspection

Final Inspection

Electrical Residential:

Concrete Slab:

Service Inspection

Pre-Pour / Moisture Barrier Inspection

Rough Inspection

Final Inspection

Final Inspection

Concrete Wall / Initial or Extension:

Electrical Commercial/Industrial:

Pre-Pour Inspection

Service Inspection

Final Inspection

Under Slab / Underground Inspection

Driveway:

Rough Inspection

Pre-Pour Inspection

Ceiling Inspection

Final Inspection

Final Inspection

Fence:

Elevator:

Post Holes Must Be 36" Deep

State Required Semi Annual Inspection

The finished side should face toward your neighbor.

Thompson Elevator (847) 296-8211

Final Inspection

Plumbing:

Garage:

Waste - Vents Inspection

Slab/Footing Inspection

Underground Inspection

Framing Inspection

Sewer & Water Inspection

Rough Electric Inspection

Drain Tile and Damp Proof Inspection

Final Inspection


General Rehab:

H.V.A.C.:

Rough Inspection

Chimney Liner

Final Occupancy

Fire Stop

Insulation:

Fireplace/Wood Stove

Open Wall

A/C & Furnace Install / Replacement

Stairs:

Rough Inspection

Handrails 34”

Final Inspection

Frame Inspection


Final Inspection