Lake County Code Enforcement (Indiana)

Search for Lake County, IN code enforcement information. A code enforcement search provides information on building codes, zoning rules, building regulations, building code violations, building inspection reports, abatement orders, work stoppage orders, construction permits, occupancy permits, approved building permits, code enforcement violations, and code enforcement reports.


Lake County Code Enforcement Offices ensure compliance with building codes, zoning rules, and other regulations, typically working at the Lake County or local level in Indiana. The Code Enforcement Office enforces building codes and keeps records on all codes and regulations, as well as making reports about Lake County building code violations. They investigate potential code violations and issue abatement orders, and the IN office also issues permits. These permits may be required for construction, occupancy of a building, and to prove the building is in compliance with Lake County zoning laws. Code Enforcement Office records may be available on their website.

Gary City Code Enforcement Gary IN 900 Madison Street 46402 219-881-7450

Gary Code Enforcement Gary IN 555 Polk Street 46402 219-881-7450

Hobart Building & Code Enforcement Hobart IN 414 Main Street 46342 219-947-3407


Lake County Building Departments ensure the construction of safe buildings by creating and enforcing Lake County building codes and zoning rules in Indiana. They also maintain records on building codes, reviews of Lake County building rules, and any changes to the code requirements or regulations. The Building Department also reviews and approves building and renovation plans to make sure they meet code standard, and they also issue IN building permits. Building Department records include Lake County building code violations, approved building permits, and compliance reports. The Building Department may provide online access to some of their code enforcement documents.

Cedar Lake Planning Department Cedar Lake IN 7408 Constitution Avenue 46303 219-374-7400

Crown Point Planning Department Crown Point IN 102 East Clark Street 46307 219-662-3239

Gary Building Department Gary IN 401 Broadway 46402 219-881-1380

Gary City Zoning Gary IN 475 Broadway 46402 219-881-5225

Gary Zoning Gary IN 401 Broadway 46402 219-881-1332

Hammond Planning Department Hammond IN 649 Conkey Street 46324 219-853-6397

Hammond Zoning Hammond IN 5925 Calumet Avenue 46320 219-853-6318

Hobart City Building Department Hobart IN 414 Main Street 46342 219-942-3516

Lake County Building Department, Planning and Zoning Crown Point IN 2293 North Main Street 46307 219-755-3700

Lake Station Zoning Lake Station IN 1969 Central Avenue 46405 219-962-2081

Merrillville Building Department Merrillville IN 7820 Broadway 46410 219-769-4670

Merrillville Town Planning Department Merrillville IN 7820 Broadway 46410 219-769-3631

Munster Town Permits Munster IN 1005 Ridge Road 46321 219-836-6994

Saint John Planning Department St. John IN 10955 West 93rd Avenue 46373 219-365-6036

Schererville Building Department Schererville IN 10 East Joliet Street 46375 219-322-2217

St John Premier Building Department St. John IN 9994 Hunters Run 46373 219-365-1888


Lake County Town and City Halls provide municipal services for the Lake County community, including playing a role in code enforcement in Indiana. The Town or City Hall may be responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes and investigating possible building code violations in Lake County. They maintain records on code enforcement, the current Indiana building code, and approved and rejected building plans. Town and City Halls may also issue investigation reports on building code violations and any punishments or abatement orders for violations in Lake County. The Town or City Hall may provide code enforcement records online through its website.

East Chicago City Hall East Chicago IN 4525 Indianapolis Boulevard 46312 219-391-8300

Gary City Hall Gary IN 401 Broadway 46402 219-881-1414

Griffith Town Hall Griffith IN 349 North Indiana Street 46319 219-922-3078

Griffith Town Hall Griffith IN 111 North Broad Street 46319 219-924-7500

Hammond City Hall Hammond IN 5925 Calumet Avenue 46320 219-853-6324

Highland Town Hall Highland IN 3333 Ridge Road 46322 219-838-1080

Hobart City Hall Hobart IN 414 Main Street 46342 219-942-1940

Lowell Town Hall Lowell IN 501 East Main Street 46356 219-696-7794

Merrillville Town Hall Merrillville IN 7820 Broadway 46410 219-769-5711

Munster Town Hall Munster IN 1005 Ridge Road 46321 219-836-8810

New Chicago Town Hall New Chicago IN 122 Huber Boulevard 46342 219-962-1157

Schererville Town Hall Schererville IN 10 East Joliet Street 46375 219-322-2211

Schneider Town Hall Schneider IN 23800 Parrish Avenue 46376 219-552-0661

St John Town Hall St. John IN 10955 West 93rd Avenue 46373 219-365-8636

Whiting City Hall Whiting IN 1443 119th Street 46394 219-659-7704


Lake County Building Inspectors verify that construction projects meet Lake County building codes and regulations in Indiana. They also monitor designs, building materials, Lake County safety codes, and utilities, as well as enforcing codes. As part of this job, Building Inspectors inspect construction to determine whether it meets the codes, issues permits for construction projects, and creates inspection reports. Building Inspector records may include information on Lake County code enforcement violations, permits issued by the inspector, and approved IN building projects, as well as violations and work stoppage orders. Building Inspectors may provide access to some of their documents online.

Highland Building Inspector Highland IN 3333 Ridge Road 46322 219-838-3185

Lake County Building Inspctor Crown Point IN 2293 North Main Street 46307 219-755-3700

Whiting Building Inspector Whiting IN 1443 119th Street 46394 219-659-7704