Contractor Information

City of Waukegan Contractor Registration is an annual registration that expires each year on December 31st. 

Use the following link to apply for your contractor registration and/or renewal for 2022.


Approved Codes

  • 2012 International Building Code (IBC)
  • 2011 National Electrical Code (NFPA 70) – NEC
  • 2014 Illinois Plumbing Code
  • 2012 International Property Maintenance Code (IPMC)
  • 2015 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC)
  • 2012 International Fuel Gas Code (IFGC)
  • 2012 International Mechanical Code (IMC)
  • 2012 International Fire Code (IFC)
  • 2012 International Residential Code (IRC)

Click on the link below to view the full list of The City of Waukegan Code of Ordinances

Waukegan Code of Ordinances

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