Sign Permits

Home > Building Permit & Inspections > Sign Permits

All permanent signs require building permits including "face changes".  All signs are regulated by the Planning and Zoning Department.  The building permit submittal requirements are listed below.

Sign permit applications require a 5 business day review.  Please consult the
fee schedule for permit fees.

Sign Permit Submittal Requirements
1. 3 Copies of a plat of survey or site plan for all free standing signs
2. 3 copies of drawings/plans.  One set to be in color
3. Detailed foundation/mounting plans required
4. Electrical work to be shown on plans
5. Original signatures of the property owner-not tenant- required on all permit applications
6. All contractors must be licensed and bonded

Sign Building Permit Application

Questions regarding sign approval or regulations should be directed to the Planning and Zoning Department at (847) 359-9047.

Temporary sign regulations can be found here


Village Hall Regular Hours: Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
200 East Wood Street, Palatine, Illinois 60067 P. (847) 358-7500
Emergency:911 Non-Emergency: (847) 359-9000 Hours: 24 Hours
Police Headquarters 595 North Hicks Road, Palatine, Illinois 60067
© 2014 The Village of Palatine. All Rights Reserved.