Select a department below to make a payment.

Animal Care Services

Animal Care Services – Fees & Fines

Animal Care Services – Donations

Animal Care Services – Event Registration

Clerk Treasurer

Clerk Treasurer


Engineering Department- Stormwater Management Application Permit Fee
Stop: Before making a payment, online or by check, a Stormwater Application Number is needed. To obtain the number, please see the Stormwater Management Permitting webpage.


Planning Department (City of Columbus Applications Only)
Stop:  Do not make payment on Planning Department application fees until you have received fee and jurisdiction (City of Columbus or Bartholomew County) verification and an application case number from the Department.  Please visit the Department’s Applications page for more information (Visit the Applications Page).  The assigned application case number must be entered as the “Application Number” on the Credit Card payment form.

Police Department

Citizens Firearms Safety Course

Precision Driving Course for Teens

Women’s Self Defense Course

Parking Ticket Payments

Parking tickets can also be paid by mail or in-person:
Columbus Police Department
Records Division
123 Washington St
Columbus, IN  47201