Illinois Child Care Licensing

Illinois State Licensing Contact Information

The following information is your state's contact information for licensing a child care center. We hope this helps to make starting your childcare center just a little easier.


Illinois Department of Children & Family Services
Central Office of Licensing
406 East Monroe Street, Station 60
Springfield, IL 62701-1498
Phone: 217-785-2688
Toll Free: 877-746-0829
Web: ml
Note: Will refer caller to appropriate county contact