Monroe County, Indiana

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Highway Permit Information

Permits are required by the Monroe County Highway Department whenever working in county right of ways or on any county roads.  Failing to obtain a permit will constitute a violation from the Highway Department with a possible fine. The Monroe County construction standards and specifications, as published by the Highway Department, must be met,  and construction plans must be approved prior to the beginning of work.  To download a permit form, click the appropriate form listed below.

***  Fillable Forms are now available for Permit Applications  ***

NOTE:  When you open fillable forms, you will need to download by clicking the button to the far right-hand side that says "Open With Different Viewer."  The document will open in Adobe Reader, and then can be filled out and submitted.  If you do not have Adobe Reader on your computer, you can download it for free here Download Adobe Reader.

If you do not see this option in your browser, you can just download and save the form to your computer.

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PERMIT SUBMISSIONS:  Please email your permit applications to bayers@co.monroe.in.us
NEW REQUIREMENT:  YOU MUST NOW INCLUDE A SITE PLAN SHOWING DRIVEWAY LOCATION & DRIVEWAY WIDTH ALONG WITH YOUR PERMIT APPLICATIONS
  • Driveway Permit Application Form If you are faxing or emailing your driveway permit application to our office please submit a site plan showing driveway location and driveway width and make sure the location is flagged with red flagging tape for inspection. (If required by planning for a subdivision please see Monroe County Planning before submitting an application).  Logging drive permits require a $5000.00 bond on file prior to release of permit.

  • Driveway Permit Application Form for Planning - If you are subdividing property or a Public Hearing is required, please use this application form.

Contact Us

Lisa Ridge,
Highway Director
Showers Building North
501 N Morton St
Suite 216
Bloomington, IN 47404
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  • Phone: (812) 349-2555
  • Fax: (812) 349-2959
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  • M - Th 7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Fridays 7:00 a.m. -4:00 p.m.

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