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Building Department
The Village of Monee Building Department is charged with the enforcement of the current ICC standards for building, the current Illinois Plumbing Code and the current National Electric Code along with the Village Property Maintenance Code.

Building Permits
Building permits are required for all new construction, additions, remodeling, patios & decks, accessory buildings & sheds, swimming pools (above & in-ground), fences, sidewalks, driveways, roofs, lawn irrigation systems, siding, windows (if changing the frame), signs, demolition, electric, plumbing, etc.

Along with the building permit application, a plat of survey must be provided with the proposed improvement drawn on it. Before a building permit is issued, all contractors and subcontractors listed on the permit must be licensed and insured with the Village. All plumbers and roofers must provide proof of their state license as well.
Contractor License Application

Completed building permit applications can be handed in to the Building Department. Payment is due when permit application review is complete and permit is ready for pick up, usually within approximately 24 to 48 hours. Contact the Building Department for applicable fees.

Please call the Building Department to schedule any required inspections. A contracted Building Inspector, certified with the International Code Council, conducts the necessary inspections for the Village of Monee.

The Building Department requires a 24 hour notice for such inspections. Inspections are performed during the Building Department’s normal business hours.

Building Codes
A copy of all building codes is available for viewing in the Building Department at Monee Village Hall.

International Building Code
International Residential Code
International Mechanical Code
International Energy Conservation Code
International Property Maintenance Code
International Fire Code
Illinois Plumbing Code
National Electric Code

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