Building Forms


concrete, new/add-on decks, shed, garage, pool/hot tub, maintenance (roof/siding/windows/decks), generators, new home, remodeling/basement finishes/additions, electrical/reconnect, HVAC, demolition, etc.

If a homeowner is hiring a contractor, they must be registered with Winfield prior to the start of any work

Please call the Winfield Building Department at 219-779-9073 for further questions.

*Please submit all permit applications in person to the Building Department, do not email them


If you need a contractor listing, of a certain trade (plumbing, electric, HVAC, concrete, framing, carpentry, decks, etc.), or an overall listing, please feel free to email or call the building department to obtain a current list of contractors.

Contractor Registration
Know what's below. Call before you dig!
Permit Applications
Temporary Banner/Sign

Please see the link below for important information regarding the Town of Winfield's sign ordinance as it relates to off-site advertising. Off-site advertising is not allowed in the Town of Winfield

Working Hours

All work on the construction, alteration, and repair of building, structures, or other location improvements shall be performed during the following times:
March thru October: 
Monday thru Friday, 7 am to 7 pm
November thru February: 
Monday thru Friday, 7 am to 5 pm
All year: Saturdays 9 am to 3 pm
with NO work to be performed on Sunday and Holidays

No street may be blocked by contractor/personal vehicles, under any circumstances, and must allow for emergency vehicles (fire truck, ambulance, etc.) and/or school buses to be able to pass at all times.