The Area Planning & Zoning office provides building permits. Permits are required for Porches, Decks, Sheds, Garages, Pole Barns, Homes, Signs and more. Permits are not required for interior remodeling. Please contact the office if you have any questions at 765-348-3884.

Contact Us

Blackford County Area Planning & Zoning
110 West Washington Street 
Hartford City, IN 47348 


Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m - 1:00 p.m.


Executive Director
Anne Owen


Questions regarding your exemptions or deductions contact the Auditor’s office.

Questions about your assessed value – contact the Assessor’s office.

Questions about the amount of taxes due or to make a payment – contact the Treasurer’s office.


Area Plan Commission
Board of Zoning Appeals

GIS Online Maps

Assessor's Office Forms

Affadavit of Destroyed or Removed Property - Form 135

Business Tangible Personal Property Return - Form 104  

Business Tangible Personal Property - Form 103 S

Business Tangible Personal Property - Form 103 L

Business Tangible Personal Property - Form 102

Sales Disclosure Application - State Form 46021

Petition for Review of Assessment by Local Assessing Official - Form 130

Application for Property Tax Exemption - Form 136