About Building Codes

The Building Department is responsible for assuring that all construction meets lot zoning, building, life safety, health and property maintenance code requirements as specified by Village ordinance. Most projects require building permits to ensure that these code requirements are being addressed.

The codes are as follows:

The Village of Inverness Code is a comprehensive ordinance that details in part all building and zoning requirements. You can view the entire ordinance here or we welcome your visit, call (847) 358-7960 or building [at] inverness-il.gov for information on a subject of interest to you.