Building permit

Permits are required for a variety of building activities.

Please review the following guidelines prior to submitting a building permit application:

This application is a fillable PDF and can be printed and submitted to the Village.

Building permit application

Additional information regarding specific permit types and requirements can be found in the Pay & Apply section.


Contact Building & Zoning

  • (708) 714-3552
    (708) 366-3702 fax
  • 400 Park Avenue
    River Forest, IL 60305
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  • Mon: 8:00am to 7:00pm
    Tue–Fri: 8:00am to 4:30pm