Driveways

Fee: $55.00 Private, $150.00 Sub-Minor Commercial, $150.00 Minor Commercial, $600.00 Major Commercial

Apply

Please use our EPS system to apply for a permit. If you do not already have an EPS account please click on register for a new account.  Fill out the information and click on the green register button at the bottom.  When you received the EPS email, click on the link and it will take you to the EPS login page.

Status

Check the status of a Permit application in progress to provide additional information that may have been requested.

The Username and password provided when initially applying for a Permit will be required

Check the status of your permit by here: EPS Login

Driveway Permit Types

Major Commercial Driveway Permit: This type of approach connects the highway to the private property used for commercial purposes or to a public property which attracts enough traffic to require auxiliary lane(s), as determined by INDOT. The location for this type can be in either an urban or rural area. It can also be designated as either a class III or IV driveway approach (see section 4 in the Driveway Permit Manual for details).

Minor Commercial Driveway Permit: This type of approach connects the highway to private property used for commercial purposes, or to a public property, and which does not attract sufficient traffic to warrant an auxiliary lane(s), as determined by INDOT. The location for this type can be in either an urban or a rural area. It can also be designated as either a class III or IV driveway approach (See Section 4 in the Driveway Permit Manual for details).

Private Driveway Permit: This type access connects the highway to private property having a residence, barn, or private garage, in improved or unimproved condition, used by the owner or occupant of the premises, guests, and necessary service vehicles. The location for this type of driveway can be in either an urban or a rural area. Private driveways can also be used as farm field entrances when accessing unimproved land. It can also be designated as either a Class I, II, or V driveway approach (See Section 4 in the Driveway Permit Manual for details).

Major Public Road Approach: This type of approach connects the highway to public right of way in the form of a city street or county road and attracts enough traffic to require auxiliary lane(s), as determined by INDOT.

Minor Public Road Approach: This type of approach connects the highway to public right of way in the form of a city street or county roadway.

Sub minor Commercial Driveway Permit: This type of approach connects the highway to private property used for commercial purposes, and which does not attract more than 25 vehicles per day, as determined by INDOT. The location of this type can be in either an urban or rural area. It can also be designated as either a Class I, II, III or IV driveway approach (See Section 4 for approach class descriptions).

Requirements

Customers submitting private driveway permit applications should print out the Private Approach Reference Worksheet and complete it before logging into the EPS. The worksheet will identify and help the customer retrieve all the field information needed to complete the on-line application.

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Permits can be paid for by credit card or through monthly billing from IN.Gov. Subscribing to the IN.Gov portal enables customers to access more state services. For more information about additional services, please call IN.Gov at 1-888-446-3468 and select option #1.