Contractor Requirements

CONTRACTOR REQUIREMENTSContractor requirements for the Village of Woodridge:
  • There are no registration fees
  • All requirements listed on this page must be met
  • All permits must be picked up and signed for at the Woodridge Village Hall, permits will not be mailed
If you have additional questions, please call 630-719-4750. Contractor requirements can be faxed to 630-719-2900, emailed to BLDG@vil.woodridge.il.us or mailed to 5 Plaza Drive.
General Contractors
  • Insurance

All contractors who use the streets or other public property shall file with the Village, prior to the issuance of a building permit, a Certificate of Insurance with coverages as follows:
- Public liability insurance for one person in the sum of $100,000 and for one accident in the sum of $300,000 or a combined single limit of $300,000
- Property damage insurance in the amount of $50,000 limited to not less than $10,000 for each accident
- List the Village of Woodridge as the certificate holder

Plumbing Contractors
  • Plumbing contractors must be licensed in accordance with State statutes (55 and 059 license)
  • Provide a copy of the plumber's photo ID license
Electrical Contractors
  • Surety company bond payable to the Village in the penal sum of $10,000
  • Electrical contractors must be licensed in a municipality in Illinois and provide evidence that such license is in good standing
Blacktop, Concrete, & Paver Brick Contractors
  • Insurance - same as requirements for general contractors
  • Surety company bond payable to the Village in the penal sum of $10,000
Roofing Contractors
  • Roofing contractors must be licensed by the State of Illinois and provide evidence that such license is in good standing
Water & Sewer Contractors
  • Insurance - same as requirements for general contractors
  • Surety company bond payable to the Village in the penal sum of $10,000
Fire Alarms / Burglar Alarms
  • Copy of license from State of Illinois

FIRE SUPPRESSION

  • Insurance - same as requirements for general contractors
Excavator
  • Excavators are typically covered under the general contractor except when they are applying for the permit (e.g. in ground pool):
  • Insurance - same as requirements for general contractors
  • Surety company bond payable to the Village in the penal sum of $10,000
HVAC
  • HVAC contractors are typically covered under the General Contractor except when they are applying for the permit (e.g. furnace):
  • Insurance - same as requirements for general contractors

For more information, contact the Community Development Department at 630-719-4750.