Apply for Contractor’s License

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WHO MUST REGISTER?

All contractors desiring to engage in business within the corporate limits of the City of Morris must be registered with the Building and Zoning Officer.

 

EFFECTIVE DATES OF REGISTRATION:

All registrations expire on the 30th day of April each year and must be renewed on May 1st.

REGISTRATION FEES:

General Contractor — $200.00
All other Contractors — $100.00

*Fees are 1/2 price from November 1 through March 30th*

 

INSURANCE REQUIREMENTS:

Certificates of Insurance must list the City f Morris as the Certificate Holder.

Bodily Injury Liability — $300,000.00
Property Damage Liability — $100,000.00
Workman’s Compensation — As required by the Industrial Commission of Illinois

Business Auto:

Bodily Injury Liability — $300,000.00
Property Damage Liability — $50,000.00

*If insurance expires during the term of registration, a renewal certificate must be mailed/faxed to the Building and Zoning Officer or the registration will be suspended.*

 

BOND REQUIREMENTS: STANDARD LICENSE PERMIT SURETY BOND

General Contractor — $20,000.00 bond
Electrical Contractor — $10,000.00 bond
Plumbing Contractor — $10,000.00 bond
HVAC Contractor — $10,000.00 bond
All Other Contractors — $10,000.00 bond