Dickinson County Permits (Iowa)

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

Dickinson County Clerk Spirit Lake IA 1802 Hill Avenue 51360 712-336-1138


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

Arnolds Park City Hall Arnolds Park IA 156 U.s. 71 51331 712-332-2341

Lake Park City Hall Lake Park IA 217 North Market Street 51347 712-832-3527

Milford City Hall Milford IA 806 N Avenue 51351 712-338-2741

Okoboji City Hall Okoboji IA 1322 Highway 71 N 51355 712-332-2550

Superior City Hall Superior IA 111 7th Street 51363 712-858-4528

Terril City Hall Terril IA 118 North State Street 51364 712-853-6227

Wahpeton Town Hall Milford IA 1201 Dakota Drive 51351 712-337-3522


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

Dickinson County Zoning Spirit Lake IA 1802 Hill Avenue 51360 712-336-2770