«May 2023»
Contact Information

Will County Land Use Department
58 East Clinton St., Suite 100
Joliet, IL 60432

Ph: 815.774.3321

Will County Land Use Department

Personnel of the Will County Land Use Department are charged by the County Executive and the County Board to serve as the citizens' land use stewards, providing guidance and assistance for the lifecycle development of the built and natural environments within unincorporated and, in some instances, incorporated portions of the County. The individual and collective efforts of Land Use team members accomplish this charge through efficient and effective planning, regulatory and procedural systems that are applied in a transparent, consistent, equitable and courteous manner.

The department consists of four divisions: Administration and Enforcement, Community Development, Development Services, Resource Recovery & Energy (RR&E)

SmartGov Public Portal

The Will County Land Use Department maintains a cloud-based permitting system.  Through this online system, contractors and applicants apply for permits, submit documents, schedule inspections, pay fees, print their permit, and view detailed information regarding their permits.  To access the Will County Land Use Department SmartGov Public Portal, please click on the link below.

Apply & View Permits Online

Land Use Announcements

Nina Campbell
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State of Illinois Medical Cannabis Pilot Program

For information regarding the State of Illinois Medical Cannabis Pilot Program. To view the Will County Zoning Ordinance and associated requirements. (note: use the search function for "cannabis" and then click on "Zoning Code")Please note that compliance with all other County ordinances including, but not limited to, the Will County Water Resource Ordinance and Will County Building Ordinance is required.  If you have any questions, please contact the Development Review Division at 815-740-8140.

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