Secure A Building Permit

Secure A Building Permit

Building Permits are available via the City of Jerseyville Website as adobe fillable forms or in paper form from City Hall. 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

Acceptable form of payment is Cash of Check (Pay to the order of City of Jerseyville)

Building Permits are NOT valid until Payment has been received and a receipt has been issued.

Please write the Name of Project in the Memo section.

For those permits that require a calculation, (Commercial, Residential, Sign) fees will be calculated after all of the necessary materials have been submitted. When the total amount due has been figured, you will be notified by the Department of Building and Zoning.

Permit numbers are assigned after the permit has been approved and paid for by the director of building and Zoning.

Please use the “Codes” page of the City of Jerseyville website to confirm that the current zoning classification for the subject property is correct for the proposed project.

All questions and 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