Kane County Development and Community Services Department

Development and Community Services​

Build​ing & Zoning Division

The Building and Zoning Division is charged with the enforcement of the Kane County Building Regulations. The Building staff processes applications for construction, checks building plans for compliance with the ordinances, and issues permits for construction activity.  Regular systematic inspections are required for construction activities from the initial building location inspection to the final completion and issuance of a certificate of occupancy.

BUILDING PERMITS - 630-232-3485

The Zoning staff processes petitions for zoning map amendments, special uses and variances in addition to offering advice and assistance to County committees, local communities and the general public on zoning matters. Zoning map amendments, special uses and variances are presented to the Zoning Board of Appeals by the Zoning staff. The Zoning staff also enforces the compliance with the Kane County Zoning Ordinance through the court system.