Calumet City

Inspectional Services

The Department of Inspectional Services was formed in 1996 by the City to coordinate services for the building, housing and fire prevention bureau for a more efficient handling of inspection and procedures for new construction, remodeling, rental occupancies, complaints relating to property conditions, flood plain issues and zoning.

Click below for a comprehensive land use zoning map.
Comprehensive Land Use Zoning Map

Flood Prevention

Rebate Program

Click Here to Download the Overhead Sewer Rebate Program Form

Annual Rental Inspection

Fair Housing Administrator Anthony Tyler

708-891-8141 or

Recently you may have received a letter regarding Annual Rental Inspection for Code Compliance. If you did receive a letter and need to fill out the application, you can download the application below.

Owner Occupied Form

Rental application

Annual Rental Code Compliance Letter

Contractor Registration Form

Contractor Registration Form

Permit Applications

Building Permit Application

Plumbing Permit Application

Electrical Permit Application

HVAC Permit Application

Sign Permit Application

Fence Permit Application

Balloon, Banner, Tent Application

Point of Sale

Click here to download the Point of Sale packet.

Click here for an Example POS and Rental Report

Vacant Building Registration Form

Click here to Download the Vacant Building Registration form.

Business Inspection Guidelines

Guidelines for barber shops, hair salons, nail salons, hair braiders and estheticians

Guidelines for Food Service Inspections

Department of Inspectional Services
670 Wentworth Avenue
Calumet City, IL 60409
Phone: (708) 891-8120
Fax: (708) 891-2128


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Building Commissioner/Deputy Director
Department of Inspectional Services
670 Wentworth Ave.
Calumet City, IL 60409