Lake County Public Works issues permits for water and sanitary sewer projects in all its service areas.
Types of Permits Issued
Permits are issued at the Lake County Central Permit Facility, located at 500 W. Winchester Road, Libertyville, for the following:
New or additional water and/or sewer connections
New or additional water services (e.g. adding an irrigation water meter)
All water and/or sewer service connection repairs, disconnection, reconnection, or abandonment.
Permits NOT Issued
Lake County Public Works does not issue permits for the following:
Exterior plumbing within 5 feet of the building
Locations outside our service areas
Check with your local jurisdiction for other permit requirements. In unincorporated areas of Lake County, call 847-377-2600 to discuss permit requirements and request early assistance to identify issues before your project begins.
Standards and Details
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