Fayette County Permits (Illinois)


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

Fayette County Clerk Vandalia IL 221 South 7th Street 62471 618-283-5000


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

Brownstown City Hall Brownstown IL 114 East Main Street 62418 618-427-3345

Ramsey Village City Hall Ramsey IL 401 South Superior Street 62080 618-423-2019

St Elmo City Hall St. Elmo IL 411 North Main Street 62458 618-829-3319