Annual Inspection Certification (AIC) program Update

AIC (Annual Inspection Certification) Information

Listed below are are materials related to the Annual Inspection Certification (AIC) program. 

Please note that the deadline for the AIC program is December 31st of each year.  Any building that does not meet this deadline will be in violation and will be referred to Administrative Hearings.

If you have specific questions, please email for assistance.


  1. List of Illinois Licensed Inspection Companies
  2. Elevators -Installation, Alteration, and Repair Permit Requirements
  3. AIC Program Summary
  4. AIC Instructions for Inspection Company
  5. AIC Instructions for Account Holder
  6. AIC Rules and Regulations
  7. In addition, there is an online reporting system called the the Certified Elevator Inspection Portal.  To  log in to create, (or sign in to an existing account) to manage your AIC account, click on the button below. 

Link to Elevators Page

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