Established and created by City Ordinance in 1998 (City Code Chapter 39), the City Clerk is the Administrator of the Violations Bureau.

We encourage citizens to pay violations via phone or website at this time 

Contact number: (260) 427-1208

Pay or file an Appeal online at



Citizen's Square

200 E Berry St, Suite 110

Fort Wayne IN 46802

Business Hours

Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

The Ordinance Violations Bureau accepts payments for the following situations:

    • Non-moving vehicle violations (parking tickets for various parking violations)
    • Department of Animal Control Violations
    • Department of Board of Health Violations
    • False Alarm Violations
    • Fire Department Violations
    • Open Container Violations
    • Skateboard Ordinance Violations
    • Abandoned Vehicle Violations
    • Neighborhood Code Violations
    • Solid Waste Violations

Payment Locations and Methods:

    1. In person at the Violations Bureau 
    2. Paid by check and mail to the above address
    3. Drop payment in “drop box” located on E. Berry Street in front of Citizens Square Bldg.
    4. Pay online at