Welcome to the Department of Business and Neighborhood Services (BNS) formerly the Department of Code Enforcement. Not only have we changed our name, but we have joined with Indianapolis Animal Care Services (ACS) formerly Indianapolis Animal Care and Control, and are improving operations to streamline programs and services for you!
Congratulations to Director Jason Larrison on becoming the newest recipient of the Edward D. Pierre Award at the American Institute of Architects Indiana Convention!
Effective 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.
Creating an ACA Account User Guide
Flood Control Zoning District Ordinance Proposal
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Landlord Registration Properties - Current as of 11/27/2016
Landlord Registration Fact Sheet
Landlord Registration Renewal Instructions
Lobbyist Registration User Guide
Small Business Guide, assistance in navigating the City zoning and permitting processes.