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Secure a Limited Permit

Limited Building Permit

Group of Limited Building Permit

U – Accessory Buildings, Pool, Deck, Fence, Covered Patios, Covered Porch, Demolition,
Carport (Completely Open), Gazebo, Reroofing, etc.

Please see the City of Jerseyville Code for questions concerning descriptions and requirements of City Building Regulations.

Title 10 – Building Regulations


  • Compliance with all applicable City of Jerseyville Codes.
  • Where applicable, sketch of improvement referencing location, size and distance from property lines shall be provided.
  • Notify Building and Zoning Department for inspections as improvement progresses.

Limited Building Permit Fee


Building Permits are Non-refundable.

A Limited Permit is needed for construction of a accessory building (larger than 10 sq. ft.); electric service upgrade; fence; deck; carport without walls; gazebo; demolition; etc. A $25 permit fee is charged.

Notify Building & Zoning Department for inspections. 48 hours’ notice is required.

Please see the individual permit details listed under the “Limited” section of the website for additional requirements based on the project. You can also print this information below.

Please fill out the form to begin the process. Please use Adobe Reader or Acrobat Pro. After you have completed the form, save the pdf and email it to

City of Jerseyville Limited Building Permit

City of Jerseyville Limited Building Permit Regulations

City of Jerseyville Notice of Roof Work

Applications are not complete until payment of fees associated with said application has been received. No work should begin until the application has been completed.  Building permits for the City of Jerseyville must be electronically filled out, handwritten permits will not be accepted. This can be done at home and printed, or by using the kiosk at City Hall.

All questions and/or Concerns should be directed to:

City of Jerseyville, Department of Building and Zoning
Jeff Soer
Director of Building and Zoning
115 East Prairie Street
Jerseyville, IL 62052
P: 618.498.3312

City of Jerseyville Illinois
115 East Prairie Street
Jerseyville Illinois 62052
HOURS OF OPERATION 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.