The primary responsibility of the Building and Zoning Department is to monitor and regulate all building construction in the Village to assure compliance with the applicable, adopted building codes. The department also has the responsibility to oversee the zoning ordinances of the Village to assure that compliance is being maintained.
Please contact the Building and Zoning Department at 847-526-9609 if you are unsure if your project requires a permit. Payment for permits can be made by cash or check made payable to: Village of Wauconda. Note: Credit and debit cards are not accepted.
The codes below are adopted by reference and are part of the Village Code as amended.
2003 editions of the following:
International Building Code
International Residential Code
International Fuel Gas Code
International Fire Code
Illinois Residential Code
International Property Maintenance Code
Illinois State Plumbing Code 2014
National Electric Code 2005 (note: conduit required)