Butler County Permits (Iowa)

Search for Butler County, IA county permits. A county permit search can provide information on applying for a permit, permit requirements, building permits, land use permits, demolition permits, septic system permits, access permits, utility permits, special event permits, renovation permits, temporary event permits, reserving public property, looking up permits, checking if a permit is valid, fire code permits, certificates of zoning compliance, and water system permits.


The Butler County Clerk's Office maintains public records for a county, including vital documents like birth certificates and marriage licenses, as well as Butler County permits. Clerks in Butler County, Iowa may be responsible for filing and issuing county permits, including building permits, land use permits, access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These permits may be required for installing or repairing septic systems, demonstrating that a building meets fire codes and other building codes, demolition, repairs, renovations, and adjusting boundary lines. They may also be required for temporary events, reserving public property, or a number of land development uses. The Butler County Clerk Office can provide information on how to apply for a Butler County permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit information and records are usually available online.

Butler County Clerk Allison IA 428 6th Street 50602 319-267-2487

Dumont City Clerk Dumont IA 625 1st Street 50625 641-857-3411

Shell Rock City Clerk Shell Rock IA 303 South Cherry Street 50670 319-885-6555


A Butler County Town or City Hall provides municipal services for their community, which can include issuing and filing permits. These county permits may be required for a number of building projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and zoning compliance. In addition to building permits, Town and City Halls in Butler County, Iowa may also issue land use permits related to boundary lines, private roads, addresses, and water systems, as well as access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These records can be used to prove that a project has a valid permit or to look up county permit rules, apply for a permit in Butler County, or see approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Allison City Hall Allison IA 410 North Main Street 50602 319-267-2245

Aplington City Hall Aplington IA 409 10th Street 50604 319-347-2425

Aredale Town Hall Aredale IA 102 East Main Street 50605 641-894-3441

Bristow Town Hall Bristow IA 716 West St 50611 641-775-3262

Clarksville City Hall Clarksville IA 115 West Superior Street 50619 319-278-4531

New Hartford City Hall New Hartford IA 503 Packwaukee Street 50660 319-983-2548

Parkersburg City Hall Parkersburg IA 608 Iowa 57 50665 319-346-2262


A Butler County Building Department creates and enforces building codes and zoning rules to ensure the construction of safe buildings. As part of their job, Building Departments in Butler County, Iowa issue and file building permits. These county permits may be required for renovations, demolition, repairs, land development, and installing or repairing septic systems. Butler County permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be called a certificate of zoning compliance. These Butler County public records can be used to prove a building project has a valid permit or to look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or see approved permits. Building Departments often provide online access to county permit information and records.

Butler County Zoning Allison IA 428 6th Street 50602 319-267-2630