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New on line Citizens Permit & Complaint Portal


We are thrilled to announce that Hendricks County Planning & Building Department will be launching an on-line permitting database starting February 1, 2022

This database can be accessed at: Citizens Permit & Complaint Portal

Some of the great features of this site include:

  • Apply for all Improvement Location permits
  • Application review & Inspection fees can be paid on-line *To pay by credit card, there is a 3.25% service fee for all charges.
    (please contact our office to make a credit card payment for Contractor Listing fee)
  • Check status of permit
  • Schedule your inspections

If you run into trouble or have questions, please contact our Building Secretaries, Kim Pace ( or Kim Wells (

They can also be reached at 317-745-9255.

Please let us know any feedback or concerns you have, to ensure we continue to serve you well.

Thank you!