A Contractor's Business License is required for all contractors performing work in the Village of Schaumburg. There is no bond or insurance required. The current annual fee is $118, which includes the required $10 Schaumburg Business Association fee. Between July and November of the current year, the fee is prorated to $64. Licenses are valid through December 31 and must be renewed annually. Renewal for the next business year begins approximately November 15.
The village does not license roofers or plumbers as these trades are licensed by the State of Illinois. Residents can verify if a roofing contractor is licensed by the state by visiting the State of Illinois Department of Professional Regulations. To verify if a plumbing contractor is licensed with the state, please contact the Illinois Department of Public Health at 217.524.0791. If the village does not have a current copy of a roofer's or plumber's license, the village will ask that they submit a copy to prior to permit issuance.
Questions can be directed to the Permitting Division of the Community Development Department at 847.923.4420 or firstname.lastname@example.org.