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 safe cities in the Midwest.
An Request for Public Bid for Code Enforcement Security Services is now available
Mayor Ballard Announces Neighborhood Cleanup Plan to Combat Illegal Dumping and Trash
Pool & Hot Tub Regulations
Find out how DCE is protecting Indianapolis Urban Forest and download the new Flora Permit here!
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