Elmhurst Building Department The following links will provide information relating to Commercial Building. If additional information is needed, please contact the Community Development Department at (630) 530-3030.
With any change of commercial occupancy, the following information regarding Fire and Life Safety Codes must be adhered to:
1. Any change of occupancy will require the installation of a Fire Alarm System
2. Any change of occupancy that increases the Hazard Use will also require the installation of a Fire Sprinkler System
3. Certification of Occupancy and Alarm Permit Applications
4. New Business License
Landlord notification to new and/or prospective tenants of the above Fire and Life Safety Codes will help ensure a smooth transition for new tenants and businesses in Elmhurst.