Hamilton County Permits (Iowa)

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

Hamilton County Clerk Webster IA 2300 Superior Street 50595 515-832-9600

Jewell City Clerk Jewell IA 701 Main Street 50130 515-827-5425

Stanhope City Clerk Stanhope IA 665 Iowa Street 50246 515-826-3290


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

Blairsburg Town Hall Blairsburg IA 310 Lake Street 50034 515-325-6244

Ellsworth City Hall Ellsworth IA 1528 Dewitt Street 50075 515-836-4751

Jewell City Hall Jewell IA 701 Main Street 50130 515-827-5425

Kamrar City Hall Kamrar IA 414 Elm Street 50132 515-539-3477

Stratford City Hall Stratford IA 805 Shakespeare Avenue 50249 515-838-2311

Webster City City Hall Webster IA 400 2nd Street 50595 515-832-9141


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

Webster City Building Department Webster IA 400 2nd Street 50595 515-832-9139