Code Enforcement & Complaints

***COVID-19 UPDATE***

Life safety related code enforcement will continue. Non-life-safety code enforcement will continue as time allows and additional time will be given to comply with Village regulations and ordinances.

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The Village enforces codes and ordinances to protect the public safety, health and welfare of people and property in Glen Ellyn.

Some of the Village’s Code Enforcement activities include:

  1. Investigating complaints related to building codes and zoning ordinances
  2. Notifying owners when their property does not meet the Village Code or other adopted codes
  3. When violations are found, working with property owners to ensure that appropriate corrections are implemented
  4. As a last resort, if corrections are not completed, citations may be issued requiring the owner to appear at an Administrative Adjudication hearing

File a Complaint

If you would like to file a complaint for any violation, please complete this form or contact the Community Development Department at 630-547-5250.