Sangamon County Permits (Illinois)

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

Buffalo Village Clerk Buffalo IL 109 South Carter Street 62515 217-623-5788

Sangamon County Clerk Springfield IL 200 South 9th Street 62701 217-753-6707


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

Auburn City Hall Auburn IL 324 West Jefferson Street 62615 217-438-6151

Gardner Town Hall Springfield IL 1266 North Bradfordton Road 62711 217-546-0451

Pleasant Plains City Hall Pleasant Plains IL 200 West 4th Street 62677 217-626-1024

Riverton City Hall Riverton IL 1200 Riverton Road 62561 217-629-9122

Springfield City Hall Springfield IL 800 East Monroe Street 62701 217-789-2414


A Sangamon County Building Department creates and enforces building codes and zoning rules to ensure the construction of safe buildings. As part of their job, Building Departments in Sangamon County, Illinois issue and file building permits. These county permits may be required for renovations, demolition, repairs, land development, and installing or repairing septic systems. Sangamon County permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be called a certificate of zoning compliance. These Sangamon County public records can be used to prove a building project has a valid permit or to look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or see approved permits. Building Departments often provide online access to county permit information and records.

Illinois Planning Department Springfield IL 525 West Jefferson Street 62702 217-785-2040

Springfield Zoning Springfield IL Ste 304, 300 S 7th St 62701 217-789-2171


A Sangamon County Code Enforcement Office is responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes as well as other rules and regulations. As part of enforcing building codes and zoning regulations, Code Enforcement Offices in Sangamon County, Illinois may issue county permits. These Sangamon County permits can be required for land development, installing septic systems, demolition, repairs, and renovations. They may also be required to show that a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be known as a certificate of zoning compliance. These Sangamon County public records can also show if a building had a valid permit, and they can be used to look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or see approved permits. Code Enforcement Offices typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Springfield Code Enforcement Springfield IL 800 East Monroe Street 62701 217-789-2375