Contractor License

All contracted work must be by a Contractor who is licensed to work in the Village of Montgomery.

Residents should check with the Village to be sure a Contractor is licensed before signing any contracts for work. Contractors should contact the division's Administrative Assistant with any questions at or by calling: (331)212-9023.

Submit application materials to or mail/drop off at counter.  If emailed, staff will reply back when license is prepared with a link and code to make payment online, along with all other payment options. 

The following information is required by ALL Contractors to obtain a license to perform work in the Village of Montgomery:

1. Fill out the Contractor License Application (PDF)

2. All Contractors must provide a Certificate of Insurance (with Village of Montgomery as Certificate Holder) along with any additional required paperwork (see below).

General Contractor: Application, Annual Fee: (Calendar year January 1 - December 31st)  $125.00

HVAC Contractor: Application, Annual Fee: (Calendar year January 1 - December 31st)  $125.00

Solar Contractor: Application, Annual Fee: (Calendar year January 1 - December 31st)  $125.00

                               and Electrical License from another Illinois Municipality 

                               See our Solar Panel Installation Page for more information.

Electrical Contractor:  Application, License from another Illinois Municipality

Plumbing Contractor:  Application, State License (055) and a Letter of Intent specific to the address of work being performed.

Roofing Contractor:  Application, State License and Photo I.D

Fire Sprinkler Contractor: Please contact the fire district pertinent to the location of work being performed. See also: Fire District Map and Contact Information. If you are unsure of the fire district serving a location, please contact the building department at or by calling 331/212-9023.