Businesses

Business in Round Lake

WELCOME

The Village of Round Lake is a retail-friendly community.  Our population has tripled within the last five years due to new residential development.  We welcome you to be a part of the economic vitality.  The Village's staff will handle your project professionally and expeditiously.

PLEASE DO SOME INVESTIGATING PRIOR TO SIGNING A LEASE!

Please contact Martha in the Administrative Department by clicking here or calling 847-546-5400 to inquire on general information as to whether your proposed use is a permitted use within the zoning district that the property is in, and whether or not, any other approvals are required. 

Business Summit 1/29/14

Please join the Village Officials at the next Round Lake Business Summit of January 29, 2014 at 7:30 a.m. at SHARKY’S located at 601 W. Railroad Ave, Round Lake. To view the invitation, please CLICK HERE

Business Summit 8/21/13

Please join the Village Officials at the next Round Lake Business Summit of August 21, 2013 at 7:30 a.m. at SHARKY’S located at 601 W. Railroad Ave, Round Lake. To view the invitation, please CLICK HERE

This Business Summit of August 21, 2013 was well attended. To view the Summary, please CLICK HERE.

Business Summit 6/19/13

The kick-off of the Round Lake Business Summit Meet & Greet was held at Lakes Bowl, 601 Railroad Ave, Round Lake, on Wednesday, June 19th, 7:30 a.m. To view the letter sent to all Round Lake Businesses, please CLICK HERE

This Business Summit of June 19, 2013 was well attended. To view the Summary, please CLICK HERE.

Business License Application Packet

The Village of Round Lake requires any new business or a re-locating business within the Village to complete the Business License Registration Application Packet. Please CLICK HERE to print out the application packet.

 

Upon completion, submit to:

Administrative Department

Village Hall

Village of Round Lake

442 N. Cedar Lake Road

Round Lake, IL 60073  

Village of Round Lake Business Directory

The Village of Round Lake has created a listing of all Round Lake Businesses. To view this listing, please CLICK HERE

 

Home Occupations

Please note that currently, there are no application fees; however, we are requiring interested parties to complete the application form.  The Village will provide an approval or denial letter upon review of the application form.

Upon completion, submit to:

Administrative Department

Village Hall

Village of Round Lake

442 N. Cedar Lake Road

Round Lake, IL 60073  


Solicitors/Peddlers/Mobile Ice Cream Vendors Licenses

Any person proposing to engage in peddling, soliciting or in the business of a transient merchant in this village must fist obtain a license. To print out the application, please click HERE

Please bring in the completed application to the Village Clerk at Village Hall.

Charitable/Polictical/Religious Solicitor's Application within the Right-of-Way (intersections)

A License is required at no charge for solicitations for charitable, political, or religious purposes. Public Right-of-Way Solicitation License Eligibility.  The only individuals or entities permitted to apply for and obtain a license for solicitation in the public right-of-way, are individuals or entities who solicit funds for patriotic, philanthropic, charitable, political or religious purposes. To print out the application, please click HERE

Please bring in the completed application to the Village Clerk at Village Hall.

Taxi Cab Licenses

Please print out the Taxi Cab Business License application form by clicking HERE.  To print out the Taxi Cab Driver registration form click HERE

Please bring in the completed forms to the Village Clerk at Village Hall.

Approval for Signs

A building permit from the Round Lake Building Department is required for signage. (click on the items below to view/print)

 

  1. Building Permit Application
  2. A Certificate of Appropriateness may be required for certain signage


Facade Modifications

A building permit from the Round Lake Building Department is required for facade installations. (click on the items below to view/print)

  1. Building Permit Application 
  2. A Certificate of Appropriateness may be required for certain facade modications

Interested in Joining the Chamber of Commerce?

Please contact the Round Lake Area Chamber of Commerce at 847-546-2002 or visit their website: www.rlchamber.org

 

Contact Information

For Business Licenses:

Administrative Department
442 N. Cedar Lake Road
Round Lake, IL 60073
admindept@eroundlake.com
Phone: 847-546-5400
Fax: 847-546-5405
Hours: M-F: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm


Forms/Resources

  • Village Code
  • Business License Application Packet
  • Liquor License Application
  • Special Event Liquor License Application
  • Home Business License Application
  • Solicitor/Peddler/Ice Cream Vendor Application
  • Charitable/Political/Religious Solicitor's App
  • Taxi License Application
  • Raffle License Application