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 of $52.00 per foot of the size of the boat 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:

Westrec Marinas
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
Or call our main office at (312) 742-8520.