Heating & Cooling

Permits are required for all heating, ventilation, and air conditioning work within the City of Waukegan (replacements included).

APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED PRIOR TO STARTING ANY WORK. THE DATE OF THE APPLICATION WILL BE HONORED IN CASES OF EMERGENCY IF YOU ARE A REGISTERED HVAC CONTRACTOR WITH THE CITY OF WAUKEGAN. 

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 BTU and SEER ratings 
  3. Plat of Survey - ONLY IF EXTERIOR EQUIPMENT WILL BE RELOCATED with location of the proposed work marked clearly with setbacks from lot lines. Only complete applications will be accepted (drawing to scale MAY be accepted) DRAWING TO SCALE EXAMPLE
  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

FINAL 

Permit pricing is calculated based on the amount of the contract, minimum of $50.00. Inspection Fees of $75.00 are accessed for all applications. Permit Fees will be doubled for any work started without an official permit posted.

  1. Building Department


    Phone: 847-625-6868

Anthony Rivera
HVAC Inspector