Dubuque County Permits (Iowa)

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

Dubuque City Clerk Dubuque IA 50 West 13th Street 52001 563-589-4122

Dubuque County Clerk Dubuque IA PO Box 1220 52004 563-589-4418

Dyersville City Clerk Dyersville IA 340 1st Avenue East 52040 563-589-7724

New Vienna City Clerk New Vienna IA 7271 Columbus Street 52065 563-921-2295


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

Bernard Town Hall Bernard IA 268 Bernard Road 52032 563-879-3300

Cascade City Hall Cascade IA 320 1st Avenue West 52033 563-852-3114

Dubuque City Hall Dubuque IA 50 West 13th Street 52001 563-589-4270

Epworth City Hall Epworth IA 191 Jacoby Drive East 52045 563-876-3320

Holy Cross City Hall Holy Cross IA 895 Main Street 52053 563-870-2475

Jamestown Town Hall Dubuque IA 2135 Elm Street 52001 608-568-3232

Luxemburg City Hall New Vienna IA 202 South Andres Street 52065 563-853-4615

Sherrill Town Hall Sherrill IA 5309 South Mound Road 52073 563-552-2298

Worthington City Hall Worthington IA 216 1st Avenue East 52078 563-855-2825


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

Dubuque County Permits and Zoning Dubuque IA 13047 City View Drive 52002 563-589-7827

Dubuque Permits Dubuque IA 50 West 13th Street 52001 563-589-4150

Dubuque Planning Department Dubuque IA 50 West 13th Street 52001 563-589-4210