Tiny House Regulations Indiana

Tiny House Friendly: 610

      • The state of Indiana allows counties to establish specific building codes.
      • Tiny house regulations and codes may vary by city, town, or county.
      • Important to note: They specifically exclude codes that apply to private homes built by the individuals and used for their own occupancy–also known as the Log Cabin Rule.
      • Log Cabin Rule does not protect tiny houses on wheels.

    The Log Cabin Rule appears to exist to honor the traditional housing of the State of Indiana.

    • Schererville Indiana Allowing Tiny House
    • Since 2015 the State considers Tiny Houses and Park Models the same as an RV. You also cannot live in them permanently.