Building Permit Application

 Pool Permit Application

Sign Permit Application

Demolition Permit Application

Pay Online

The office of the Building Official is primarily responsible for administration of the following ordinances and codes.

The City of Effingham has adopted and enforces the following Codes:

 Deck Safety

Deck Inspection Checklist

Deck Construction Guide

Simpson Strong-Tie Guides


Homeowner Radon Video

Illinois Radon Law


Zoning Map

IDPH Plumbing Program General Building Guidance for Reopening