Mercer County Permits (Illinois)

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

Joy City Clerk Joy IL 200 West Main Street 61260 309-584-4127

Mercer County Clerk Aledo IL PO Box 66 61231 309-582-7021

Sherrard Village Clerk Sherrard IL 517 3rd Street 61281 309-593-2415


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

Aledo City Hall Aledo IL 120 North College Avenue 61231 309-582-2332

Joy City Hall Joy IL 200 West Main Street 61260 309-584-4127

New Boston City Hall New Boston IL 405 Main Street 61272 309-587-8181

Reynolds City Hall Reynolds IL 222 W Main St 61279 309-372-4600

Seaton Town Hall Seaton IL 201 Maple Street 61476 309-586-5341

Sherrard City Hall Sherrard IL 517 3rd Street 61281 309-593-2415