Contractor Registration Information
General and Sub-Contractors performing work in Unincorporated DuPage
County are required to be registered with the DuPage County Building
Official prior to permit issuance and commencement of work.
Plumbers do not pay a fee but are required to register with
the County. If there are other trades with the registration, that trade(s)
will be charged the registration fees that apply.
Contractors are required to
renew their registration as of January 1 every year or before work
is performed on any new projects. (Further registration
details are available from the Department of Economic Development
& Planning at: (630) 407-6700 ) ***It would be
helpful if the certificate holder on the Certificate of Insurance
stated c/o EDP under the County of DuPage***
**A note in regard to Surety Bonds:
- When applying as a General Contractor/Construction Manager
not employing full-time tradesmen the bond should state "General
- When applying as a General
Contractor with Trades using full-time tradesmen the bond should state
"General Contractor with Trades"
applying as a Sub-Contractor the bond should state the specific
Contractor Registration Ordinance