Windows & Doors

SAME SIZE REPLACEMENT

Permits are NOT required for same size replacement windows and doors within the City of Waukegan.

CHANGING THE SIZE OF YOUR WINDOWS AND DOORS

If you are changing the size of any window or door on an existing structure, permits are required.

All applications need to be submitted online at this time 

BUILDING PERMIT APPLICATION must be filled out in full to be processed and include the following attachments:

  1. Copy of the Proposal/Contract between Contractor and Property owner, signed by both parties 
  2. Scope of Work to include; original size of opening, material, and location
  3. Scaled Drawing of new header dimensions and proposed changes
  4. Proper contractor registration (see below)

Contractor Registration Requirements

Contractors need to be registered with the City of Waukegan CONTRACTOR REGISTRATION APPLICATION

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

DIGITAL PERMIT COPIES MUST BE MADE AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST WHILE WORK IS BEING COMPLETED

ROUGH

FINAL 


Permit and plan review pricing is calculated based on the amount of the contract, minimum of $50.00 for each. Permit Fees will be doubled for any work started without an official permit posted.

  1. Building Department


    Phone: 847-625-6868

Junior Yarza
Building Inspector