Planning and Building Department

ATTENTION: The Planning & Building Dept. is holding its Public Meetings and Public Hearings live, in-person at Town Hall.  The Town reserves the right, subject to proper notice, to return to virtual meetings in the future.  
January Public Meetings 
February Public Meetings 
  • February 1st Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA) - meeting info coming soon 
  • February 2nd Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) - meeting info coming soon 
  • February 21st Architectural Review Committee (ARC) - meeting info coming soon 
  • February 21st Advisory Plan Commission (APC) - meeting info coming soon 

The McCordsville Planning & Building Department is responsible for all planning, zoning, and building services for properties within the incorporated limits of the Town of McCordsville. For a map of the incorporated limits and zoning of the Town of McCordsville, click here

Permit Applications and Procedures
McCordsville's Planning & Building Dept. is using iWorQ for permit management and only accepts electronic filings and applications through the on-line system. You will begin by creating an iWorQ username and password or by logging in and filling out the appropriate application.   
To apply for a permit and/or for other applications: Permit Application Portal
Complete the application and attach the plans required for each project. Click on this Permit Guide, which will give detailed information about each permit type and when a permit is required.
Inspection Procedures
All inspections are requested via our Customer Engagement Portal.  You can search for permits by the permit number, lot number, subdivision, or the applicant's name. You must have your contractor code to request an inspection. Please contact if you do not know your contractor code.
Please submit the inspection request a minimum of 1 business day before you would like the inspection. 

The Town of McCordsville follows the Articles of Title 675 of the Indiana Administrative Code. For the current codes refer to 

Below is a list of required inspections and procedures for each permit type.

            Accessory Structure – Inspection Procedures

            Commercial – Inspection Procedures

            New Business Certificate of Occupancy

            Residential – Inspection Procedures

            Remodel/Addition/Telecom/Electrical – Inspection Procedures

            Sign – Inspection Procedures

Fee Schedule

Click here to view the Town of McCordsville Fee Schedule, adopted by the Town Council on November 8, 2016. 

Did you see this sign?
This sign indicates that a property owner has applied for petition that requires a public hearing. 
Click on the Case Number below for additional information about the project and the hearing date. 
 Public Hearing sign  
Current Case Numbers - Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA)
Current Case Numbers - Plan Commission (PC)

Contact Us

Ryan Crum
Ryan Crum,
Director of Planning and Building

6280 W 800 N
McCordsville, IN 46055
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  • Phone: (317) 335-3604
  • Fax: (317) 335-9120
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  • Office Hours:
    8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

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