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IF YOU ARE UNCERTAIN WHETHER YOU NEED A PERMIT
PLEASE CALL THE BUILDING DEPARTMENT AT 453-8007

 

 SOME OF THE MORE COMMON PROJECTS THAT REQUIRE PERMITS INCLUDE:

 
 

REMODELING
DECKS
GARAGES
FENCES

WINDOWS & DOORS
STORAGE SHEDS
SIDEWALKS AND PATIOS
HEATING & AIR CONDITIONING

ROOFS
ELECTRICAL
PLUMBING
NEW CONSTRUCTION

Permits must be obtained for any work exceeding $100.00 in value with the exception of painting, decorating, and landscaping.  All contractors involved must have a River Grove business license.

Commercial General Contractor: Residential General Contractor: HVAC Contractor: Plumbing Contractor: Electrical Contractor: All other Sub-Contractors: All Contractors must be licensed in the Village of River Grove. We do not honor licenses from other cities.  License Fee:  $125

**** WORK WITHOUT A PERMIT PENALTY ****
PERMIT FEE IS DOUBLED OR $200.00 PLUS THE PERMIT FEE WHICH EVER IS GREATER

 
 

PERMITS

Copies of the building and electrical permit applications may be downloaded for your convenience.
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Permits are all in Word form to make it easier for you to work with.

Any alteration to original wording or content can constitute fraud and result in stiff penalties.

 

 
 

RIVER GROVE BUILDING DEPARTMENT FEE SCHEDULE

   
 

BUILDING CONSTRUCTION PERMIT FEES

THE FOLLOWING PERMITS START AT $40.00

  • BUILDING PERMITS
  • ELECTRICAL PERMITS
  • HVAC PERMITS
THE FOLLOWING PERMIT STARTS AT $50.00
  • PLUMBING PERMITS
PERMITS $2000.00 AND OVER WILL BE CHARGED $8.00 PER $1000.00 THERAFTER
   
DEMOLITION PERMT:   RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS       $1,000.00
GARAGE                                $150.00
OTHER   $200.00 PER 10FT. FRONTAGE OR FRACTION
  SWIMMING POOL: (above ground)             $20.00
DUMPSTER:                        $20.00  
PLUMBING FEES:

SEWER AND WATER                                         $50.00

EACH FIXTURE                                                    $7.50
(Fixtures include Tub, Lavatory, Closet, shower, Laundry Tub, Kitchen Sink, Dishwasher, Bar Sink, Washing Machine, Hot Water Tank, and Water Fountain etc.)

MINIMUM PLUMBING INSPECTION FEE:               $50.00 

 
PLANS FOR REVIEW:      $50.00

WATER TAP COSTS:

3/4 “    -    $600.00 

1”        -    $700.00  

11/2”   -    $800.00 

2”        -    $900.00

3”        -    $1,500.00

4”        -    $2,000.00  

METER COSTS

$200.00 

$400.00   

$550.00

$1,700.00

$2,100.00

$3,100.00

TOTAL:

$800.00

$1,100.00

$1,350.00

$2,600.00

$3,600.00

$5,100.00

 

SECURITY DEPOSITS:

PERMIT VALUE

$5000.00  -  $25,000.00

$25,000.00 - AND UP

FLOOD CONTROLS 

FEE

$500.00

$1,000.00

$100.00

     
 

SIGN PERMIT FEES:

NON-ILLUMINATED SIGNS     

 TEMPORARY SIGNS          

 MARQUEES                                           

ILLUMINATED SIGNS & STREET CLOCKS

 

$20.00 + .50 per sq. ft. of gross surface area of each face

$15.00 ea. (remove in 30 days)

$15.00 + .50 per foot (horizontally projected)

$25.00 + .50 per sq. foot of gross surface area of each face

ELECTRICAL FEES: 0        TO    100 AMPERES                 $40.00
101   TO    200 AMPERES                  $50.00
201   TO    400 AMPERES                  $65.00
401   TO   600 AMPERES                   $75.00
601   TO   1,000 AMPERES               $100.00  
BRANCH CIRCUITS: 20 amperes or less per circuit; for the first 50 circuits   $10.00
For each additional circuit after 50      $5.00
21 to 50 amperes, per circuit    $20.00
MINIMUM ELECTRICAL INSPECTION FEE:       $40.00
MISCELLANEOUS:

Reinspection                 $50.00
New outlets on existing circuits (each)       $2.00
Low voltage systems        $40.00

 
         
         

 

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