Jay County Building Departments (Indiana)

Search for Jay County, IN building and zoning records. Building records include building plans, building code evaluations, building surveys, and building code violations, and zoning records include zoning violations, zoning boundaries, and zoning regulations.


Jay County Building Departments develop and enforce building codes to ensure the construction of safe buildings in Jay County, Indiana. The Building Department maintains building and zoning records, including design plans for construction and renovation projects, records on the current structures on any parcel, maps showing property lines, and Jay County building permits issued by the department. They also keep records on a property's compliance with Jay County building codes, including building and zoning violations, as well as records of inspection reports. Many Building Departments provide online access to building records.

Jay County Planning Department Portland IN 118 South Meridian Street 47371 260-726-6903


Jay County Assessors evaluate the value of properties and parcels in order to determine property taxes. The Assessor's Office maintains current data on every property in the Jay County, IN including inventories of parcels and structures, zoning boundaries, and the value of all the property in the jurisdiction. Assessors may also keep Jay County building and zoning records, such as reports from on-site inspections, maps of property lines and zones, and value assessments for building improvements. Many Assessor's Offices provide online access to their records, including documents on building and zoning.

Jay County Assessor's Office Portland IN 120 North Court Street 47371 260-726-6930


Jay County Treasurers and Tax Collectors are responsible for the collection of property tax revenue in IN. The Office of the Treasurer and Tax Collector maintains and updates records on every parcel in the district, as well as maintaining certain building and zoning records. These records include building valuations, zoning boundaries, and building construction. Treasurers and Tax Collectors also keep documents on Jay County property taxes, including property tax assessments, defaults on property taxes, and tax liens. The office may also maintain information on property auctions and a property's prior liens or foreclosures. Many Treasurers and Tax Collectors provide online databases to access their Jay County building records, including documents on building and zoning.

Jay County Treasurer's Office Portland IN 120 North Court Street 47371 219-726-7007