Building Services and Zoning

Building Services

The Village provides building plan review and inspections services via a contractual arrangement with B & F Construction Code Services. See the Building Permit page for permit submission and guidelines as well as the zoning map.

Contractors, see if your project is located within the Village of Lake Barrington on this map and street index.

View tips on how to avoid home repair fraud from the Illinois Attorney General.

State Required Building Permits 

The State of Illinois adopted a new Energy Code which mandates that the Village must now require building permits for all new and any replacements of water heaters, furnaces, air-conditioning units, windows, and exterior doors. All new construction must include a radon mitigation system.

INSPECTIONS - Building Official-B & F Construction Code Services, Inc.
The Village has a contract with B & F Construction Code Services, Inc. to provide building and related services. Building permits are issued by the Building Official at the Village Hall while B & F schedules and conducts inspections. An Inspector from B & F Construction Code Services, Inc. is on-site at the Village Hall on Wednesdays from 8:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m.
Contact B & F directly to schedule the required marked inspections on the Building Permit Placard for rough and finished construction inspections.

B & F Construction Code Services, Inc.- Building Inspectors
Main Office hours are 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday.
1 (847) 428-7010
Gewalt Hamilton Associates, Inc. (GHA) - Village Engineers:
1 (847) 478-9700

Contact the Building Department if you have any questions, at (847) 381-6010 office or (847) 842-6082 direct, or [email protected].