1. 19th Judicial Circuit Court

    Find information on court functions including criminal, civil, juvenile, mental health, drug and family courts, also juror information.

  2. Board of Review

    The Lake County Board of Review hears testimony on written appeals on any real estate parcel that is claimed to be over-assessed or under-assessed.

  3. Chief County Assessment Office

    Obtain information about tax assessments and appeals from the Chief County Assessment Office.

  4. Clerk of the Circuit Court

    Access certain civil, criminal, and traffic public records, court forms, apply for a passport and more.

  5. Community Development

    Access plans and reports related to housing and community development in Lake County, and learn about the decision making and opportunities for public input regarding the use of grant funds.

  6. Construction Division

    Has direct oversight of all new facility construction and major remodeling projects for Lake County government. Staff administers project management for new construction and large projects, consultant solicitation and selection, bidding, land acquisition and more.

  7. Coroner's Office

    Learn more about medicolegal (involving both medicine and law) death investigations, death statistics and organ donation.

  8. County Administrator

    The County Administrator serves as the chief administrative officer for the county government.

  9. County Clerk

    Access information and services related to vital records, including birth, marriage, and death, election information, property taxes, and other resources.

  10. Emergency Management Agency

    Through preparation and coordination of plans, people, and resources, EMA is working to better prepare and protect Lake County’s communities.

  11. Finance & Administrative Services

    Find budget information, financial documents, audits, and expense reports.

  12. GIS Division

    Lake County Geographic information System (GIS) Division is a service driven resource providing support for the coordination and development of an enterprise GIS for the benefit of all Lake County departments and its residents.

  13. Health Department & Community Health Center

    Access information and connect with various health services that include preventative care, behavioral health, environmental health, maternal and child health services, healthy living programs, animal control, and more.

  14. Human Resources

    Lake County Illinois government is committed to being an employer of choice. The Human Resources Department includes recruitment, employee and labor relations, payroll, compensation and classification, employee benefits, organizational development and risk management.

  15. Information Technology

    Lake County Information Technology advances the mission and objectives of Lake County by enabling, championing, and inspiring innovative and secure use of information technology by stakeholders.

  16. Job Center of Lake County

    The Job Center cultivates and connects our employers and workforce to fuel economic growth and well-being in Lake County.

  17. Merit Commission

    It is the mission of the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Merit Commission to provide professional, high quality, and effective personnel to the Sheriff’s Office.

  18. Planning, Building & Development

    Find out about zoning and subdivision regulations and building codes in unincorporated Lake County, apply for building permits, and access information on federal grant funds used to benefit low and moderate income residents.

  19. Public Defender

    The Lake County Public Defender's Office represents indigent criminal defendants charged with crimes punishable by incarceration.

  20. Public Works

    Lake County Public Works provides water and sanitary sewer service to some portions of the county; Customers can access account information and pay their bills.

  21. Purchasing Division

    Find out how to do business with Lake County.

  22. Recorder of Deeds

    The Recorder of Deeds Office serves the residents of Lake County by promptly recording, preserving , and providing access to public records in the most accurate, efficient, responsible and professional manner.

  23. Regional Office of Education

    ROE exercises supervision and control over Lake County’s 45 school districts and provides various support and assistance, including administering GED testing, drug abuse and truancy prevention.

  24. Secretaria del Condado

    La oficina de la Secretaria del Condado es la encargada del registro oficial de actas de nacimiento, matrimonio, unión civil y defunción para el Condado de Lake.

  25. Sheriff's Office

    The Lake County Sheriff’s Office serves as the largest law enforcement agency in the county with many key and diverse roles; Access information about their services, the jail, and crime prevention.

  26. State's Attorney's Office

    The Lake County State’s Attorney’s Office seeks justice through prosecuting cases, developing preventive solutions for fighting crime, educating youth in our communities, collecting child support, and representing the importance of government transparency.

  27. Stormwater Management Commission

    SMC coordinates the stormwater activities of over 80 local jurisdictions to improve water quality, reduce flood damages, and restore and enhance the natural drainage system.

  28. SWALCO

    Find out about recycling collection events, composting, and solid waste disposal and recycling services.

  29. Transportation

    Our transportation system includes 300+miles of major collector arterial highways and more than 59 miles of bike facilities; Find out what’s under construction, access live traffic with Lake County PASSAGE, find Lake County’s bikeways, register to adopt a highway, and more.

  30. Treasurer's Office

    Find out information about your property tax bill, make a payment, and more.

  31. Veterans Assistance Commission

    Military veterans can get help with applying for emergency assistance and welfare services.

  32. Workforce Development

    Workforce Development cultivates and connects our employers and workforce to fuel economic growth and well-being in Lake County.