Coles County Permits (Illinois)

Search for Coles County, IL county permits. A county permit search can provide information on applying for a permit, permit requirements, building permits, land use permits, demolition permits, septic system permits, access permits, utility permits, special event permits, renovation permits, temporary event permits, reserving public property, looking up permits, checking if a permit is valid, fire code permits, certificates of zoning compliance, and water system permits.


The Coles County Clerk's Office maintains public records for a county, including vital documents like birth certificates and marriage licenses, as well as Coles County permits. Clerks in Coles County, Illinois may be responsible for filing and issuing county permits, including building permits, land use permits, access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These permits may be required for installing or repairing septic systems, demonstrating that a building meets fire codes and other building codes, demolition, repairs, renovations, and adjusting boundary lines. They may also be required for temporary events, reserving public property, or a number of land development uses. The Coles County Clerk Office can provide information on how to apply for a Coles County permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit information and records are usually available online.

Ashmore Village Clerk Ashmore IL 10 West Ashmore Street 61912 217-349-8332

Coles County Clerk Charleston IL 651 Jackson Avenue 61920 217-348-0501

Mattoon City Clerk Mattoon IL 208 North 19th Street 61938 217-235-5654


A Coles County Town or City Hall provides municipal services for their community, which can include issuing and filing permits. These county permits may be required for a number of building projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and zoning compliance. In addition to building permits, Town and City Halls in Coles County, Illinois may also issue land use permits related to boundary lines, private roads, addresses, and water systems, as well as access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These records can be used to prove that a project has a valid permit or to look up county permit rules, apply for a permit in Coles County, or see approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Ashmore Town Hall Ashmore IL 10 W Ashmore St 61912 217-349-8332

Charleston City Hall Charleston IL 520 Jackson Avenue 61920 217-345-8430

Humboldt Town Hall Humboldt IL COMMERCIAL St 61931 217-856-2165

Mattoon City Hall Mattoon IL 1710 Wabash Avenue 61938 217-258-7918

Oakland City Hall Oakland IL 15 East Main Street 61943 217-346-2651