Sewer

Permits are required for the installation of clean outs, sewer repairs, and replacement work of private sewer lines within the City of Waukegan.

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 EXCAVATOR/SEWER CONTRACTOR WITH A CURRENT $15,000 LICENSE AND PERMIT BOND TO DIG IN 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 length and size of replacement pipe
  3. Location of work to include in yard, parkway opening, street opening, and sidewalk removal
  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. Street Opening $500.00, Parkway Opening $100.00, Sidewalk Removal $125.00 per square, Permit Fees will be doubled for any work started without an official permit posted.

  1. Building Department


    Phone: 847-625-6868

Steven Wyman
Plumbing Inspector

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