Private Employment Agency

A private employment agency is any person, firm, limited liability company, or corporation, who for hire or with a view to profit offers an individual help to secure employment through:

  • Card, circular, pamphlet, or any medium whatsoever
  • Display of a sign or bulletin
  • Information as to where to find employment

To obtain a new license from the Indiana Department of Revenue (DOR) to operate in the State of Indiana as a private employment agency, the following is required:

To renew an existing private employment agency license, the following is required:

For more information regarding a private employment agency license, you may contact DOR's Compliance Check Unit at 317-232-5977, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., EST.

All required information can be mailed to:
Indiana Department of Revenue
100 N Senate Ave MS111
Indianapolis, IN 46204

For additional information a private employment agency might need to know when filing its taxes with the State of Indiana, visit the Department’s New and Small Business Education Center.