Indiana Moving Regulations

Indiana Department of Revenue, (Safety and Insurance Dept) regulates household moves.  Local movers are required to have their operating authority through the state.  Each household goods mover is required to file a tariff with the Indiana Dept of Revenue, containing their rates, charges for (local) intrastate transport of household goods.  The mover can charge whatever they want as long as it is published in their tariff.  The tariff outlines all of the services and charges for the movers, and the Indiana Dept of Revenue (Safety and Insurance Division) holds all movers in the state of Indiana responsible for following by their published rates, policies and procedures as set forth by the Dept. DOT # is required on the vehicle.

One important thing to remember is to make sure your local mover carries workers compensation insurance and the proper licensing on equipment and vehicles. If you have any questions, regarding tariffs, licensing, or complaints, you can call the:

To see a List of Licensed In State Movers in Indiana. Click Here!

 

Indiana Department of Revenue/Safety and Insurance Division
317-615-7350/317-615-7285(Sandy Bowling)
www.in.gov/dor
5252 Decatur Blvd
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Indianapolis, IN  46241
Indiana Household Movers and Warehousemen’s Association
www.ihmw.org
317-244-3190
P.O. Box 51122
Indianapolis, IN 46251-0122
(317) 481-1402

Better Business Bureau of Indiana (For complaints)
www.indianapolis.bbb.org
BBB Headquarters
22 E. Washington Street,
Suite 200
Indianapolis, IN 46204
317) 488-2222
 http://search.bbb.org/search.html(Reliability Report)

INTERSTATE MOVES:

For any questions on interstate moves, and finding a licensed mover, you may contact the:

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
www.fmcsa.dot.gov
http://nccdb.fmcsa.dot.gov/HomePage.asp (FOR COMPLAINTS)
1200 New Jersey Avenue SE
Washington, DC  20590
1-800-832-5660
Protect Your Move (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration)
www.protectyourmove.gov
US Department of Transportation
www.dot.gov
1200 New Jersey Avenue SE
Washington, DC  20590
1-800-877-8339
1-866-377-8642
American Moving & Storage Association
www.moving.org
1611 Duke Street
Alexandria, VA  22314
1-800-849-2672

The following is a list of related moving contacts:

Attorney General of Indiana (For Complaints)
Indiana Government Center South
302 W. Washington St.
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Phone: 317-232-6201
Fax: 317-232-7979

Indiana Chamber of Commerce
www.indianachamber.com
115 West Washington St, Suite 850S
Indianapolis, IN 46204
317) 264-3110
County Offices
Marion County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office
251 E Ohio St, Suite 160
Indianapolis, IN 46204
317-327-3522
www.indy.gov/Pages/Home.aspx

Banking Authorities
Department of Financial Institutions
30 S. Meridian Street, Suite 300
Indianapolis, IN 46204
317-232-3955
www.in.gov/dfi

Insurance Regulators
Department of Insurance
Consumer Services Division
311 W. Washington St., Suite 300
Indianapolis, IN 46204
317-232-2395
www.in.gov/idoi

Securities Administrators
Securities Division
Office of the Secretary of State
302 W. Washington, Room E-111
Indianapolis, IN 46204
317-232-6681
www.state.in.us/sos/securities

Utility Commissions
Utility Regulatory Commission
Consumer Affairs Division
101 W. Washington St., Suite 1500E
Indianapolis, IN 46204
317-232-2712
www.IN.gov/iurc