In order to obtain any type of auxiliary permit in the Chicago Harbors, you must complete the auxiliary permit application and submit it, along with the required deposit.
If your auxiliary is kept in your slip, the rate for 2017 is $30.00 per foot of the size of the auxiliary plus 7% City of Chicago Tax. There is a 25% Non-Resident Fee if applicable. If you keep your auxiliary in your slip, it must not encroach into any adjoining slip or must not result in the auxiliary or boat overhanging more than 24 inches into the fairway.
If your auxiliary is not kept in your slip, the rate for 2017 is $100.00 per foot of the size of the auxiliary plus 7% City of Chicago Tax. There is a 25% Non-Resident Fee if applicable.
Make checks payable to “Chicago Park District“. All major credit cards accepted.
You may fill out an application on-line and submit it electronically or fax it to us at (312) 747-6598. If you wish to send us a hard copy, please mail it to:
541 N. Fairbanks, Suite 1020
Chicago, Illinois 60611
Proof of ownership must submitted prior to approval and issuance of permit.
If you have any questions, email us at Westrec@westrecchicago.com
Or call our main office at (312) 742-8520.