Elkhart County Permits (Indiana)

Search for Elkhart County, IN county permits. A county permit search can provide information on applying for a permit, permit requirements, building permits, land use permits, demolition permits, septic system permits, access permits, utility permits, special event permits, renovation permits, temporary event permits, reserving public property, looking up permits, checking if a permit is valid, fire code permits, certificates of zoning compliance, and water system permits.


The Elkhart County Clerk's Office maintains public records for a county, including vital documents like birth certificates and marriage licenses, as well as Elkhart County permits. Clerks in Elkhart County, Indiana may be responsible for filing and issuing county permits, including building permits, land use permits, access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These permits may be required for installing or repairing septic systems, demonstrating that a building meets fire codes and other building codes, demolition, repairs, renovations, and adjusting boundary lines. They may also be required for temporary events, reserving public property, or a number of land development uses. The Elkhart County Clerk Office can provide information on how to apply for an Elkhart County permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit information and records are usually available online.

Elkhart City Clerk Elkhart IN 229 South 2nd Street 46516 574-522-5272

Elkhart County Clerk Goshen IN 101 North Main Street 46526 574-535-6469

Millersburg Town Clerk Millersburg IN 201 West Washington Street 46543 574-642-3976

Nappanee Clerk Nappanee IN 300 West Lincoln Street 46550 574-773-2112

Wakarusa Clerk Wakarusa IN 100 West Waterford Street 46573 574-862-4314


A Elkhart County Town or City Hall provides municipal services for their community, which can include issuing and filing permits. These county permits may be required for a number of building projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and zoning compliance. In addition to building permits, Town and City Halls in Elkhart County, Indiana may also issue land use permits related to boundary lines, private roads, addresses, and water systems, as well as access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These records can be used to prove that a project has a valid permit or to look up county permit rules, apply for a permit in Elkhart County, or see approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Bristol Town Hall Bristol IN 303 East Vistula Street 46507 574-848-7007

Elkhart City Hall Elkhart IN 229 South 2nd Street 46516 574-522-5272

Middlebury Town Hall Middlebury IN 418 North Main Street 46540 574-825-1499

Nappanee City Hall Nappanee IN 300 West Lincoln Street 46550 574-773-2112

Wakarusa Town Hall Wakarusa IN 100 West Waterford Street 46573 574-862-2245


A Elkhart County Code Enforcement Office is responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes as well as other rules and regulations. As part of enforcing building codes and zoning regulations, Code Enforcement Offices in Elkhart County, Indiana may issue county permits. These Elkhart County permits can be required for land development, installing septic systems, demolition, repairs, and renovations. They may also be required to show that a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be known as a certificate of zoning compliance. These Elkhart County public records can also show if a building had a valid permit, and they can be used to look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or see approved permits. Code Enforcement Offices typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Elkhart Building & Code Enforcement Elkhart IN 229 South 2nd Street 46516 574-294-5471


A Elkhart County Building Department creates and enforces building codes and zoning rules to ensure the construction of safe buildings. As part of their job, Building Departments in Elkhart County, Indiana issue and file building permits. These county permits may be required for renovations, demolition, repairs, land development, and installing or repairing septic systems. Elkhart County permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be called a certificate of zoning compliance. These Elkhart County public records can be used to prove a building project has a valid permit or to look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or see approved permits. Building Departments often provide online access to county permit information and records.

Elkhart County Planning Goshen IN 4230 Elkhart Road 46526 574-875-3335

Elkhart Permits Elkhart IN 229 South 2nd Street 46516 574-294-5471

Goshen Building Department Goshen IN 204 East Jefferson Street 46528 574-534-1811

Goshen City Zoning Goshen IN 204 East Jefferson Street 46528 574-537-3815

Goshen Planning Department Goshen IN 204 East Jefferson Street 46528 574-534-3600