Accessory Structure Demolition

Permits are required for accessory structure (garage,shed, greenhouse, etc) demolition within the City of Waukegan.

Processing of each application may take up to 21 business days during construction season.

All applications need to be submitted online at this time 

DEMOLITION 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. Cubic Feet (length x width x height) is required.
  3. ComEd - Letter of Disconnection (if not being rebuilt)
  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 GRADING INSPECTION

Permit pricing is calculated based on cubic square feet (BASE FEE + $2.00 PER 1,000 cubic feet of volume) with a $100.00 base fee. Permit Fees will be doubled for any work started without an official permit posted.