Plainfield Permits/Linkspermit

Block Party Permits
All parties interested in holding a Block Party on a street within the Village must complete a Block Party Application form which is also available at the Plainfield Police Department, at least seven (7) days prior to the Block Party occurring. Permit ApplicationGuidelines.

Loud Noise Permits
All special events or gatherings that involve the playing or amplification of music or other noise must submit a Loud Noise Application form. Applications must be submitted at least seven (7) days prior to the event and are available at the Plainfield Police Department. A minimal fee is required with the application. Click here to download Permit Application.

Open Air Permits
Any gathering involving over 25 people must apply for an Open Air Gathering Permit available at the Plainfield Police Department. Open Air Gatherings include parades, festivals, and out-of-door speeches or rallies. These forms must be submitted at least seven (7) days in advance of the special event. Permit ApplicationGuidlines.

Building Permits

The Building Division Office is located at:
24401 W. Lockport Street
Plainfield, IL 60544
Phone: (815) 439-2937

General Information
Carbon Monoxide Detector Information
Home Repair: Know Your Consumer Rights from Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan
Recapulation of Building Codes

Contractor Registration Requirements & Application Form - All contractors wishing to complete work in the Village of Plainfield must register prior to beginning any projects. The registration fee is $150 annually. The completed registration form and fee should be returned to the Village of Plainfield, 24401 W. Lockport Street, Plainfield, IL 60544.

Code Highlights
Concrete Information
Plumbing | Plumbing Administrative Code

Information for Individuals Building/Purchasing A New Home
Residential Building Permits - Applicants wishing to build a new home, townhome, or duplex in the Village of Plainfield will need to review and complete these documents.
Addition/Remodeling Permits - Applicants wishing to build an addition or remodel their home in the Village of Plainfield will need to review and complete these documents.

Commercial Building Permits - Commercial building applicants must review and complete
these forms.
Commercial Buildouts - This situation applies to building shells that are completed, interior remodeling, and other projects of that nature.
Commercial Interior Change of Occupancy Permit Requirements
Commercial Interior "White Envelope" Plan Review Requirements

Miscellaneous Permits
To apply for any of the permits below, please review the requirements and complete the
necessary application forms.
Basement Permit
Deck Permit
Demolition Permit
Detached Garage Permit
Driveways: Asphalt Driveway Permit | Brick Paver Driveway Permit | Concrete Driveway Permit
Fence Permit (Please refer to the Zoning Ordinance, Article X, Fences, Section 9-84
through 9-90
Hot Tub Permit
Lawn Sprinkler Permit
Roof Permit
Patios: Brick Paver Patio Permit | Concrete Patio Permit
Siding Permit
Sign Permits
Storage Shed Permit
Swimming Pools: Swimming Pool Permit - Above Ground Pool | Swimming Pool Permit - Inground Pool