Permits Overview

General residential permits

Permit applications and information for decks, fences, roofs, windows, water heaters, events and more can be found at the One Stop site.

For details visit the Building Permit Applications page.

Commercial/Business Permits

For business permits, please contact the Batavia Community Development Office at 630-454-2700. For details visit the Building Permit Applications page.

Overnight Parking Permit

The City of Batavia prohibits parking overnight on all city streets between 1:00 AM and 6:00 AM. However, we understand that special circumstances may arise that require residents to park in the street on a temporary basis. To apply online, visit  Overnight Parking Permit Application.

Special Event Permit

Special event permit applications are offered through the City of Batavia's One Stop Online Permits. Applicants are encouraged to review the application process overview and special events permit policy prior to applying. For details, visit the Special Event Permit Application page.

Block Party Permit

If you would like a residential street closure for a block party, please fill out the request form.

Solar Panel Installation Permit

If you are considering or planning to install self-generation power such as solar, wind, water, or battery power, please keep in mind that there are zoning, building code and permit requirements that the contractor installing your system will need to comply with. Please visit the Solar / Renewable Energy page for details.