Chicago 301 – Stationary Engineer
Chicago 301 Stationary Engineer
As of June 1, 2022, all new applications and renewals for stationary engineer licenses must be submitted through the City of Chicago’s Inspections, Permits, and Licensing web portal.
An overview of the stationary engineer license is available on the City of Chicago Department of Buildings web site.
To apply to take the written examination, please create an online account and apply for a license.
Note: when creating an online account, make sure the name and address you use matches the information on the government-issued photo ID that you will show when you arrive for the written examination.
The written examination is given on announced dates (see below).
Study Guide: Stationary Engineer Study Guide
All fees must be paid through the web portal.
Renewing An Existing License
If you have an existing license, please create an online account and request that you be associated with the company that holds the license.
To access your renewal information, please enter: BBRI plus the numeric portion only of your current license
All renewals must be submitted and paid for through the web portal. Renewals will not be accepted by mail or over the phone.