Clayton County Permits (Iowa)

Search for Clayton 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 Clayton County Clerk's Office maintains public records for a county, including vital documents like birth certificates and marriage licenses, as well as Clayton County permits. Clerks in Clayton 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 Clayton County Clerk Office can provide information on how to apply for a Clayton County permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit information and records are usually available online.

Clayton County Clerk Elkader IA PO Box 418 52043 563-245-2204

Farmersburg Clerk Farmersburg IA 208 South Main Street 52047 563-536-2390

Monona Town Clerk Monona IA 104 East Center Street 52159 563-539-2355

St Olaf City Clerk St. Olaf IA 109 South Main Street 52072 563-783-7777


A Clayton 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 Clayton 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. Clayton County permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be called a certificate of zoning compliance. These Clayton 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.

Clayton County Zoning Elkader IA 600 Gunder Road 52043 563-245-2451


A Clayton 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 Clayton 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 Clayton County, or see approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Elkader City Hall Elkader IA 207 South Main Street 52043 563-245-2098

Garber City Hall Garber IA 604 Garber Road 52048 563-255-1002

Garnavillo City Hall Garnavillo IA 106 E Chestnut St 52049 563-964-2331

Luana City Hall Luana IA 304 Main Street 52156 563-539-2296

Marquette City Hall Marquette IA 88 North St 52158 563-873-3735

McGregor City Hall McGregor IA 416 Main Street 52157 563-873-3795

Strawberry Point City Hall Strawberry Point IA 111 Commercial Street 52076 563-933-4482

Volga City Hall Volga IA 505 Washington St 52077 563-767-3511