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Welcome to the
DEPARTMENT of
CODE ENFORCEMENT

Mission

The mission of the Department of Code Enforcement (DCE) is to improve the quality of life in the City of Indianapolis through strategic application of civil code regulation; effective licensing, permitting, inspection, enforcement, and abatement practices; and local government oversight of property use/safety and maintenance, business, event, professional, and construction industries.

We look forward to serving you as we continue to make Indianapolis one of the most sustainable, livable and safest cities in the Midwest.

What's New

ATTENTION: Beginning Friday, 4/1/2016, all Improvement Location Permits (ILPs), with the exception of 1-2 family permits, will be required to be dropped off for review. For questions, please email PermitQuestions@indy.gov.

Flood Control Zoning District Ordinance Proposal

Contract Opportunities

Creating an ACA Account User Guide 

Landlord Registration Properties - Current as of 05/01/2016

(If prompted for a 'username' and 'password' click 'cancel' to proceed.) 
 

Landlord Registration Fact Sheet

Landlord Registration Renewal Instructions

Lobbyist Registration User Guide

 

General Info

1200 Madison Ave., Ste. 100
Indianapolis, IN 46225
Phone: (317) 327-8700
Fax: (317) 327-5174
Map/Directions

LOBBY HOURS:
Mo, Tu, & Th: 8:00a.m.--5:00p.m.
We: 12:00p.m.--5:00p.m.
Fr: 9:00a.m.--5:00p.m.
 
*ATTENTION: Beginning Friday, 4/1/2016, all ILPs, with the exception of 1-2 family permits, will be required to be dropped off for review. For questions, please email PermitQuestions@indy.gov
 
**Items for review or research must be submitted no later than 3:30 p.m. Times may vary based on Customer Demand.

Quick Links

Municipal Code

State Building Codes

Submit Online Permits

ACA Public User FAQs

Online Payment Instructions

Obtaining a City Contract

Street Addressing

Special Events