Commercial Permit Guidelines and Forms

Listed below is a list of common projects for commercial properties. Each listing includes the specific Building Code requirements and helpful instructions on what is needed to properly process your building permit application. If your project is not listed or if you have questions, please call the Building and Zoning Division at 847-540-1696. 

For a listing of applicable codes and ordinances, please review our handout.

Village-Wide Sign Code Information

After extensive review, the Village Board adopted a new sign code on April 17, 2017. Please find the Sign Permit Application along with required handouts listed below. The sign application, along with the corresponding handout, should be included with each application submittal.


Plan Review for New Construction and Additions

Please refer to the following guidelines when submitting plans for review:
Commercial Plan Review Guidelines