Zoning Permit

Zoning Permits

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.

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


Compliance with all applicable City of Jerseyville zoning.

Sketch of improvement referencing location, size and distance from property lines shall be provided.

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.

Zoning Permit Application

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 forms@jerseyville-il.us.

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
E: jeffsoer@jerseyville-il.us