Housing repair assistance program

The Division of Code Enforcement works with property owners to bring their property into compliance with the International Property Maintenance Code and the Lexington-Fayette Urban county Government Code of Ordinances in the shortest time frame possible to ensure both a safe and beautiful Lexington.


  •  Code Enforcement issues a repair notice to the property owner
  • Potential clients must contact our office to schedule an assessment

How to make an appointment?

Call (859)-300-5300 for an appointment. No walk-ins.
Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

What documents should I bring to my appointment?

  • Photo ID/Driver’s License for all adults 18+ years old in household.
  • Social Security card or official document for all household members.
  • Notice of Violations from Code Enforcement
  • Proof of income for everyone in the household (Three most recent paystubs, Social Security, Disability, Pensions, etc.)
  • Verification of ownership
  • Proof of occupancy

Eligible clients will receive the appropriated financial assistance if funds are available.