Parking Department Services
Citation Payments - This is a payment link for Parking tickets only
To contest a parking tickets click here.
Water Department Services
Public Works Agency Services
Building and Inspection Services
Building Permit Payment form: You must receive approval from the Building & Inspection Services Division prior to payment. Please notify a customer services representative that your payment will be made online. After you receive your invoice, please complete the form and you will be directed to the payment page.
Re-Inspection Payment form: (Electrical, Plumbing, Structural/Insulation or Mechanical Re-Inspections) Please complete the form and attach all required worksheets and documentation. After you complete the form, you will be directed to the payment page.
First-time contractors must provide the Building & Inspection Services Division with a valid certificate of insurance and receive approval prior to payment. Please notify a customer services representative that your payment will be made online. After you receive your invoice, please complete the form and you will be directed to the payment page.
If Renewing please have your registration number and provide a valid certificate of insurance. If you do not have your registration number then please contact the Building & Inspection Services Division at 847-448-4311 or Permitdesk@cityofevanston.org.
Administrative Adjudication Services (Administrative Hearings)
Citation Payments – This is a payment link for any citation issues by the City of Evanston for a local ordinance violation from issuing departments such as Police, NU Police, Property Standards, and Police-Animal Control. This is not a payment link for any moving violation such as speeding tickets or parking tickets.
Code Violation Payments – This is a payment link for any code violation citation from issuing Departments includes Fire Code violation, Building Code Violations, Health Code Violations, Parks/Forestry Code Violations, and Zoning Code Violations.
For directions on how to contest a compliance ticket click here.
Police / Fire Department Services
Health Department Services
Farmers' Market License (New license)
Farmers Market License (Renewal)
Funeral Director/Undertaker License (The City of Evanston will not be processing death certificates until further notice.)
Seasonal Food Establishment License (New and renewal)
Other Departmental Services
General Payment to the City of Evanston (Cannot be used for items listed above)
- Rooming House/Lodging Establishment Fees)
- Returned Check (Replacement Funds)
Pet Licenses- First-time applicants need to be able to scan and upload a copy of the current rabies vaccination certificate in order to pay online.
* For refunds (where available) please contact the City at 847-448-4311.