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Community Development Department

3600 Kirchoff Road
Rolling Meadows, Illinois 60008
(847) 506-6030 (847) 483-0365 Fax
Effective July 1, 2009 - Office Hours - 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday - Friday

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Bond & License Requirements

CONTRACTOR
R.M. BUSINESS LICENSE
ORIGINAL BOND REQUIRED
FAXED COPIES NOT ACCEPTABLE
CERTIFICATE OF INSURANCE
Carpenter
75.00
$5,000 when construction value exceeds $6,000
Minimum of 100K liability insurance
Carpet Installer
75.00
-
Minimum of 100K liability insurance
Concrete
75.00
$5,000 when construction value exceeds $2,000
Minimum of 100K liability insurance
Demolition (building)
75.00

 

300K liability insurance
Driveway
75.00

$5,000 when construction value exceeds $2,000

Minimum of 100K liability insurance
Electrical
None / Electrical Registration required
$5,000 when construction value exceeds $2,000
Minimum of 100K liability insurance
Excavator
75.00
$5,000 when construction value exceeds $2,000
Minimum of 100K liability insurance
Fence
75.00
-
Minimum of 100K liability insurance
General Contractor
100.00
$10,000 when construction value exceeds $6,000
Minimum of 100K liability insurance
Grading
75.00
-
Minimum of 100K liability insurance
HVAC
75.00
$5,000 when construction value exceeds $2,000
Minimum of 100K liability insurance
Landscaping
75.00
 
Minimum of 100K liability insurance
Lawn Sprinklers
75.00 / State Irrigation Contractor Registration required
-
Minimum of 100K liability insurance
Masonry
75.00
-
Minimum of 100K liability insurance
Painting
75.00
-
Minimum of 100K liability insurance
Paving
75.00
-
Minimum of 100K liability insurance
Plumber
None / State Plumbing Contractor Registration required
-
 
Roofer
75.00 / State Roofer's license required
-
 
Sewer
75.00
$10,000 when construction value exceeds $2,000
Minimum of 100K liability insurance
Sheet Metal
75.00
-
Minimum of 100K liability insurance
Siding
75.00
$5,000 when construction value exceeds $5,000
Minimum of 100K liability insurance
Sign
75.00
No bond is required unless sign is electrical
Minimum of 100K liability insurance
Tile
75.00
-
Minimum of 100K liability insurance

*Even if a permit is not required for the work being performed, all contractors working within the City are required to be licensed. In addition, all contractors with the exception of state licensed plumbers & roofers must also provide proof of insurance.           
                                                                                                                                                      Revised 1/9/09

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