Violations Bureau 

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

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



Citizen's Square

200 E Berry St, Suite 110

Fort Wayne IN 46802


Contact number:

(260) 427-1208


Business Hours

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


Payment Locations and Methods:

    1. In person at the Violations Bureau 
      • Cash
      • Check
      • Visa, Mastercard, or Discover
    2. Drop box inside the main entrance at Citizen's Square
      • Checks only
    3. Mailed to the above address
      • Checks only
    4. Online at
      • Credit Card only
      • Additional processing fee may apply