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The Building & Code Department is responsible for the issuance of building permits, sign permits, plan review and construction inspections for residential, commercial, and industrial properties within the City of Waukegan.
Building permits are required except for minor repairs, same size replacement windows and doors, painting, and flooring. Contractors working within the City limits must be registered prior to obtaining permits. Annual registration expires each year on December 31st.