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Swimming Pools - Above Ground Permit Application14400 S. Coil Plus Drive, Plainfield, IL 60544 Phone (815) 439-2937 Fax (815) 609-6114 plainfield-il.org/departments/building.php March 2013 Page | 1 SWIMMING POOL - ABOVE GROUND PERMIT APPLICATION The following is a guideline of requirements that need to be met along with the completed application. APPLICATION:  Submit a completed application.  If you have a Septic tank in your yard, you must first contact the Will County Health Department, Northern Branch at (630) 679-7030. You must get an approval from the Health Department and submit a copy of the approval with your application.  Submit two (2) copies of the plat of survey indicating the location, size and distance of the pool from the house as well as the distance from the side and rear lot lines. Also, indicate location of all equipment (filters, pumps etc.) related to the pool.  Submit 2 copies of the specifications of the pool and pool equipment.  Check with your Homeowners Association regarding covenant restrictions. (must comply)  Contact JULIE, INC. at 811 – Two (2) working days prior to digging to locate utilities.  Check with water billing at (815) 439-2923 for a one time sewer reduction on your first fill. CODE REQUIREMENTS:  See Municipal Code, Article VII, Swimming Pool Regulations or at www.plainfield-il.org.  The pool cannot be located within any easement and must be a minimum of 10’ FEET from all property lines and the house.  Above ground pools shall not change or alter the existing grading or overland flood routes as indicated on the final plat of survey.  All pool equipment must be on a GFCI (ground fault circuit interrupter) protected circuit.  No current carrying electrical conductors shall cross the pool, either overhead or underground. All underground current shall be a minimum of 5’ FEET from the pool. All overhead shall be a minimum of 18’ FEET from the pool.  Extension cords are not allowed for the pool pumps.  All pool heaters will require a gas line inspection (If applicable). Only approved material can be used for underground gas line (Black pipe is NOT allowed). See attached. 14400 S. Coil Plus Drive, Plainfield, IL 60544 Phone (815) 439-2937 Fax (815) 609-6114 plainfield-il.org/departments/building.php March 2013 Page | 2  Yards with pools must have “rail toppers” surrounding the pool 6’ FEET from grade or must have fences surrounding the yard no less than 5’ FEET from grade with locking gates.  A separate fence permit is required and the fence must be installed prior to filling the pool. *See Municipal Code, Article VII, Swimming pool regulations, Construction requirements, Sec.2.5-137, (d) Fences, (e) Steps or ladders.  A temporary construction fence must be in place immediately for (sunken) above ground pools and all In- ground pools. INSPECTIONS: • Final Building Inspection • Final Electrical Inspection • Final Plumbing Inspection for the gas line to the pool heater.  The “Temporary” construction fence must be removed with a permanent fence in place for the Final Inspections. PERMIT FEES:  Above Ground Pool permit fee is $55.00 and is due at time of issuance. NOTE: If the permit is not picked up within 30 days of approval it will be VOIDED and you will need to reapply. 14400 S. Coil Plus Drive, Plainfield, IL 60544 Phone (815) 439-2937 Fax (815) 609-6114 plainfield-il.org/departments/building.php March 2013 Page | 3 SWIMMING POOL - ABOVE GROUND PERMIT APPLICATION ADDRESS: ___________________________________________________ Zoning: ________ Subdivision: __________________________________________ Flood plain: Yes No Height of Existing fence: ________ Height of Proposed fence:_______ (Fence permit application required) Rail Topper with Lock on pool: Yes No Estimated Value: $___________________ Pool Heater: Yes No *See attached code requirements for Gas line. Who do we contact when permit is ready?________________________________ SUBCONTRACTOR INFORMATION: Pool: _________________________________ Plumbing: __________________________________ Electrical: ____________________________ Other: ______________________________________ OWNER: GENERAL CONTRACTOR: Name:_____________________________________ Contractor:_______________________________ Street: ___________________________________ Street: ___________________________________ City, State, Zip: ____________________________ City, State, Zip: ___________________________ Cell: ____________________________________ Cell: _____________________________________ Phone: ___________________________________ Phone: ____________________________________ Email: ____________________________________ Email: __________________________________ I hereby declare that the above and attached information is correct and agree, in consideration of and upon issuance of a Building & Use Permit, to do or allow to be done only such work herewith applied for, and that such premises and its existing and proposed buildings or structures shall be used or allowed to be used for only such purposes as are set forth above or other uses permitted in the district. _________________________ ______________ __________________________ _______________ Owner’s Signature Date Contractor’s Signature Date Issued By: _________________________ ____________ Building Official Date 14400 S. Coil Plus Drive, Plainfield, IL 60544 Phone (815) 439-2937 Fax (815) 609-6114 plainfield-il.org/departments/building.php March 2013 Page | 4