Municipality Location and General Contact Information

150 W Wilson St
Palatine IL 60067
Building Department information for Village of Palatine, IL

Available Blueprints and Building Plans from America’s Building Records.
Use the map below to find and request drawings.

Want to make your building plans available here? Join ABR.

Village of Palatine, IL - Building Department Information

The following Building Department information is available for Village of Palatine, IL

Building and Related Codes and Amendments

The Village of Palatine Building and Inspections Divisions has adopted the following Codes and Amendments:

  • International Residential Code, 2009 Edition (with amendments). (a) Sizing and Capacity of Gas Piping, Appendix A (b) Sizing of Venting Systems, Appendix B (c) Exit Terminals of Mechanical Draft and Direct-Vent Venting Systems, Appendix C (d) Radon Control Methods, Appendix F (e) Swimming pools, Spas and Hot tubs, Appendix G (f) Patio covers, Appendix H (g) Existing buildings and structures, Appendix J
  • International Building Code, 2009 Edition (with amendments).
    (a) Patio Covers, Appendix I
  • International Mechanical Code, 2009 Edition (with amendments).
  • International Fuel Gas Code, 2009 Edition (with amendments).
  • International Energy Conservation Code, 2015 Edition - Effective January 1, 2016
  • International Fire Code, 2009 Edition (with amendments).
  • Life Safety Code, NFPA 101, 2000 Edition
  • National Electrical Code, 2011 Edition (with amendments).
  • Illinois Plumbing Code, 2014 Edition
  • Illinois Accessibility Code, Latest Edition

Permit Information and Forms

Building Permits & Inspections is a division of Community Services. They review all permit applications to see that they meet the requirements and codes adopted by the Village.  They are responsible for inspecting at the determined intervals, the construction as described in the permit to verify that it is built according to the approved plans.  They also coordinate feedback from all departments and maintain all records associated with the permit from application to occupancy. 

Online Inspection Scheduling Now Available- Click Here 

Please click on the links below for more information about each category.


When is a Permit Required Pre-Submittal Meetings Building Code Information
Express Permits Standard Building Permits Sign Permits
Inspections Changes to Approved Plans & Contractors Contractor Registration
Helpful Links and Publications FAQ'S Active Permits
Elevator Program Green Building Resources


For larger projects, new homes or additions and all commercial and multi-family projects. Our goal is to have these reviewed in 10 business days.

All contractors and/or homeowners who wish to submit a residential or commercial/multi-family building permit application must attend a pre-submittal meeting with the Permit Control Coordinator.   Please contact Mary May at (847) 359-9037 for more specific information.

Effective, January 1st 2016, the State of Illinois adopted the 2015 International Energy Conservation Code. The Law requires all new commercial and residential construction for which a building permit application is received by a municipality or county to follow a comprehensive statewide energy conservation code. Renovations, alterations, additions, and repairs to most existing commercial and residential buildings must follow the Illinois Energy Conservation Code.

Additional Information

The detailed municipality information displayed on this page is not a property of America's Building Records (ABR). This information is complied for your convenience from the municipality's official website. For the most up-to-date information please visit their official website.