Building Projects and Permits for Unincorporated Areas of Du Page County
January 31, 2022 the Building & Zoning Department moved to an online permitting system - staff will be available to assist those who need help and you can feel free to call with questions - 630-407-6700.
Submitting for permits -
Accela Citizen Access - https://aca-prod.accela.com/DUPAGE/Welcome.aspx- this link will take you to the portal to begin your electronic application
- Permits under Residential Accessory: (Deck, Detached Garage, Driveway/sidewalk, Fence, Gazebo, Lawn Irrigation system, Patio, Retaining Wall/Seat Wall, Screen Porch, Shed, Swimming Pool/Hot Tub)
- The category of "Other Building Permits" has choices for Communication Facilities (Cell Towers), Damage Assessment (fire/water damage), Grading Permit (residential excavation/filling or Unincorporated Stormwater permits), Operations (Temporary Tents and Membrane Systems), Parking Lots and Signs.
- Demolition permits are complete demolition of structures or an interior demolition
Installation or Replacement Projects
Demolishing a Structure
J.U.L.I.E. before you dig at 1-800-892-0123 for underground utility locations