Application for Elevator Alteration / Installation Permit


1.  If you are ready to apply online please have the following information ready:

  • Information about the owner of the facility
  • Information about location of the elevator facility
  • Owner / facility contact information
  • Credit card for making the payment

2. Other important information to consider when you are filing this application:

  • Keep all information at hand when filing. If the web application times out you will have to re-type all the information.
  • If you have questions regarding the Elevator Alteration / Installation permits, please contact the IDHS Elevators and Amusements staff at or at
  • You will have to pay instant access and credit card fees apart from the normal fees to use this service.
  • If you experience technical difficulties using the application contact for assistance.

3. You can use this online application to print your invoices, print approved permits, pay invoices, verify elevator safety information, etc.
Online Application for Elevator Alteration / Installation Permit