Building Department

  • Building permit-related inspections may be scheduled if found essential or performed utilizing digital pictures/Remote Virtual Inspections (RVI) or exterior inspections following social distancing guidelines. The RVI method is quick and easy which allows inspectors to clearly see and certify, thereby ensuring that all safety building codes and requirements are met.
Call 847-588-8040 for more information.

  • Plan Reviews email applicable paperwork and plans to and electronically OR drop off hard copies Village Hall (1000 Civic Center Drive) under the covered entrance area on the south side of the building during business hours only, include your plans/paperwork in the drop box located outside the entrance.

 Safe & Lawful Building Use

The Village of Niles Building Department ensures the safe and lawful use of buildings and properties according to the International Building Code and local ordinances. We facilitate development with integrity, efficiency, and professionalism. The Building Department is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for all Niles residents and businesses while making our village a great place to live, work, and build.
Let Us Help You
Our knowledgeable and dedicated staff is committed to serving you. Should you have questions or concerns relating to construction or the use of land, feel free to contact the Building Department to assist you with your concern.