In Ground Pools

Permit Requirements:
  • A permit is required for installation of all in-ground swimming pools.
  • A fence around the pool or yard is required.
  • Fence height is required to be a minimum of 5 feet.
  • Maximum lot coverage is limited for each zoning district.
  • We require three feet of hardscape area around each side of the pool

See the Village Land Development Code, Article 6, Part 2, District Regulations for complete information.

What to Submit:
The following are needed to apply for a permit:  
  • Building Permit Application
  • Zoning Permit Application
  • Electric Permit Application
  • Plumbing Permit Application
  • Grading plan showing existing and proposed grading changes, must be signed by registered land surveyor or professional engineer
  • Signed copy of In-Ground Pool Rules and Requirements
  • Completed Fence Permit Application
  • Lot coverage calculations, showing lot size and impervious surface calculations including, but not limited to:
    • Footprint of house
    • Driveway
    • All concrete
    • Decks
    • Pool
    • Walkway around pool
  • In-ground swimming pool permit fees as per Village of Orland Park Village Code, Title 5, Chapter 2, Item l

Required Inspections:
  • Concrete – Pre-pour / bonding
  • Rough – framing, electrical, plumbing
  • Final – framing, electrical, plumbing

Please submit an inspection request. Inspection requests are not taken over the phone.