Douglas County Permits (Illinois)

Search for Douglas 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 Douglas County Clerk's Office maintains public records for a county, including vital documents like birth certificates and marriage licenses, as well as Douglas County permits. Clerks in Douglas 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 Douglas County Clerk Office can provide information on how to apply for a Douglas County permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit information and records are usually available online.

Arthur Deputy Clerk Arthur IL 120 East Progress Street 61911 217-543-2927

Atwood Village Clerk Atwood IL 117 Central Avenue 61913 217-578-2512

Douglas County Clerk Tuscola IL PO Box 467 61953 217-253-2411


A Douglas 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 Douglas 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 Douglas County, or see approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Arcola City Hall Arcola IL 114 North Locust Street 61910 217-268-4966

Hindsboro City Hall Hindsboro IL 402 Missouri Street 61930 217-346-3233

Newman City Hall Newman IL 100 South King Street 61942 217-837-2312

Tuscola City Hall Tuscola IL 214 North Main Street 61953 217-253-2112

Villa Grove City Hall Villa Grove IL 612 Front Street 61956 217-832-4721