Hotel/Motel/Rooming House Program

Winnebago County has approximately 63 hotels, motels and rooming houses. These facilities are inspected at least once a year for cleanliness, sanitation and the safety of guests and residents. 

Winnebago County Health Dept.
401 Division Street - 2nd Floor
Rockford, IL  61104
Mailing Address:
401 Division Street
PO Box 4009
Rockford, IL 61110-0509
All hotel, motel and rooming houses in Winnebago County must have a current permit to operate.
Click HERE for detailed fee information.
How do I get services?
Apply at Environmental Health, Room #205 at the Division Street location.
8 AM - 5 PM, Monday-Friday
(815) 720-4100

HOTEL/MOTEL permit renewals are mailed in October of each year and are due and payble no later than December 1 for the next calendar year.