Building in Wilmington
Building in Wilmington? Welcome! We attempt to streamline the process for you by providing all the information you will need in one place. If you are unsure of any of our procedures don't hesitate to call City Hall at (815) 476-2175.
City of Wilmington Current Codes:
2006 ICC Building Code Commercial - Amendments
2005 National Electrical Code - Amendments
2006 International Existing Building Code - Amendments
2006 International Fire Code - Amendments
2006 International Fuel Gas Code
2006 International Mechanical Code
2006 International Residential Code
Illinois Energy Conservation Code for Commercial Buildings (current)
Illinois Plumbing Code (current)- Amendments
Contractor's that work in the City must pay a registration fee of $100.00, provide a copy of the Certificate of Liability Insurance, General Liability, with a $1,000,000 limit for each occurrence and $1,000,000 General Aggregate, listing the City of Wilmington as Certificate Holder and have Proof of Workers Compensation Insurance
Helpful Forms & Documents
Inspections & Fees:
There will be a $50 inspection fee for each of the following inspections:
Water and sewer tap, Footing, Foundation wall & Electrical Service. These fees shall be processed with the building permit as applicable and collected at the same time as the permit is processed.
There will be a $60 inspection fee for each of the following inspections: Plumbing underground, Plumbing Rough, Plumbing Final. These fees shall be processed with the building permit as applicable and collected at the same time as the permit is processed.
There will be a $75 fee for each re-inspection performed and shall be collected before the re-inspection is performed.