Des Moines County Permits (Iowa)

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

Des Moines County Clerk Burlington IA PO Box 158 52601 319-753-8272

West Burlington Clerk West Burlington IA 122 Broadway Street 52655 319-752-5451


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

Burlington City Hall Burlington IA 400 Washington Street 52601 319-753-8172

Danville City Hall Danville IA 105 West Shepherd Street 52623 319-392-4685

Mediapolis City Hall Mediapolis IA 510 Main Street 52637 319-394-3125

Middleton City Hall Middletown IA 120 Mechanic Street 52638 319-752-8340

West Burlington City Hall West Burlington IA 122 Broadway Street 52655 319-752-5451