Illinois Port District

Board of Directors

 

 


Illinois International Port District

Frequently Asked Questions

 

                        The main administrative Port District Offices are located at
                                    3600 East 95th Street
                                    95th Street and the Lakefront
                                    Chicago, Illinois 60617
                        The telephone number is 773-646-4400
                        E-mails may be sent to IIPD@IIPD.com

The Transportation Workers Identification Credential (TWIC) is a common identification credential used for controlling access to secured areas and enhancing the nation’s maritime transportation system. For more information visit www.twicinformation.com or www.tsa.gov/twic

Contact a freight forwarder. For more information visit www.ncbfaa.org

                        Contact the freight forwarder that is handling the shipment.

Only the freight forwarder who arranged for the transportation of your cargo can give you this information.

Call the U.S. Customs Office at (847) 928-3000.

The Illinois International Port District is the Grantee for Foreign-Trade Zone #22 which encompasses the nine (9) Illinois counties surrounding the City of Chicago.  For questions regarding the advantages of obtaining FTZ status, how to apply, etc., please go to http://ia.ita.doc.gov/ftzpage/. For additional information: E-mail questions to the Illinois International Port District at iipd@iipd.com .

The Illinois International Port District will advertise and post on the web, any open positions.

For the most current information, on your computer, search: Chicago Harbors
           

For the most current information, on your computer, search: Chicago boat cruises or Chicago boat tours or visit the cruise tab on this web site for additional information.
Tours of the Illinois International Port District are not available at this time.

View the Illinois General Assembly Statute. 70ILCS 1810