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Zoning Permits

Group of Zoning Permits

Z – New Construction, Garages, or Additions

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

Title 10 – Building Regulations
Title 11 – Zoning Regulations

This Permit should be obtained by any individual residing with in the Mile & ½ area around the City of Jerseyville. This Permit needs to be purchased before visiting the county offices to obtain and Jersey County Building Permit.


Compliance with all applicable City of Jerseyville zoning.

Sketch of improvement referencing location, size and distance from property lines shall be provided. (Must have before Permit will be issued)

Notify Building and Zoning Department for inspection after site has been staked out (prior to digging) to verify setbacks.

Zoning Permit Fees

Type “Z” Zoning Permit fee – $10.00

Zoning Permit fees are non-refundable.


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

Cof J Zoning Permit

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.

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.