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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Building and Zoning Department


 Building & Zoning Department

As of January 31, 2022 permits are submitted online electronically.  Paper submissions will no longer be accepted.  We will have staff available to assist with the process if you need help.

Here is the link to the  Accela Citizen Access portal -  Look on the Building & Zoning home page for helpful power points and information with step by step instructions.

The Building & Zoning Department provides a multitude of services, including regional planning and economic growth, zoning, building permitting for unincorporated areas, and green initiatives. Please navigate through the links below to further explore the Department's services and responsibilities.

Building Division

Zoning & Planning Division

Environmental Division



Development Committee Chairman


Chairman Sam Tornatore

Fees must now be paid through our Accela Citizen Access portal


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Applying for a building permit is now electronic.  The process can be started at this link: Accela Citizen Access -

Contact Us


Office Hours:
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Monday - Friday

Jack T. Knuepfer Admin Bldg.
421 N. County Farm Road
Wheaton, IL 60187