Wells County Building Departments (Indiana)

Search for Wells 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.


Wells County Building Departments develop and enforce building codes to ensure the construction of safe buildings in Wells 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 Wells County building permits issued by the department. They also keep records on a property's compliance with Wells County building codes, including building and zoning violations, as well as records of inspection reports. Many Building Departments provide online access to building records.

Wells County Planning Department Bluffton IN 223 West Washington Street 46714 260-824-6407


Wells 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 Wells County, IN including inventories of parcels and structures, zoning boundaries, and the value of all the property in the jurisdiction. Assessors may also keep Wells 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.

Wells County Assessor's Office Bluffton IN 102 West Market Street 46714 260-824-6476


Wells 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 Wells 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 Wells County building records, including documents on building and zoning.

Wells County Treasurer's Office Bluffton IN 102 West Market Street 46714 219-824-6512