Greene County Permits (Iowa)

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

Greene County Clerk Jefferson IA 114 North Chestnut Street 50129 515-386-2516

Paton City Clerk Paton IA 219 South Main Street 50217 515-968-4533

Rippey City Clerk Rippey IA 504 2nd Street 50235 515-436-7713


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

Grand Junction City Hall Grand Junction IA 107 Main Street East 50107 515-738-2585

Jefferson City Hall Jefferson IA 106 N Olive St 50129 515-386-3531

Scranton City Town Hall Scranton IA 1006 Main Street 51462 712-652-3888


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

Jefferson Zoning Jefferson IA 220 North Chestnut Street 50129 515-386-4660