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Complete a Utility Permit and include a description of proposed work, location map, detailed drawings, plans, and any other pertinent information. Federal, state and district policy and procedural guides are provided in the Reference tab. Submit two copies of the permit request along with all required information to the district office for approval and processing.

IDOT Utility Permit Application Forms:

Next Steps

After the application has been reviewed the district may require a bond, two copies of the bond must be submitted to the district office. The district will inform you of the required bond value.

IDOT Utility Permit Bond Form

IDOT will supply the permittee with a utility permit for execution, and also if required, an attached bond.