Permit Services | Contractors | Homeowners

All contractors, including subcontractors, must be registered or licensed with the Building Department in order to perform work in the City of Gary. Exception is given to residential owners who may perform their own work.

Click here to register for E-Permit

Directions for E-Permit Registration:

  1. At the Login screen select “CREATE a NEW ACCOUNT”
  2. Once all information has been completed select the “NEXT” button
  3. Create user name and password

Need help? Click on Online Permit Procedure/ Info Sheet

*Note: It will take up to 48 hours for fees to be added to shopping cart

CLICK HERE FOR 2020 Renewal Forms

Contractor Forms & Documents

Notice to Contractors and General Public (pdf)

Contractor’s Licensing Exam Packet 2020

Scope of Work for Oral Interview and Written Exams

Contractor’s List

Certificate of Completion