Johnson County Permits (Iowa)

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

Hills City Clerk Iowa IA 201 North 1st Avenue 52245 319-679-3197

Iowa City Clerk Iowa IA 410 East Washington Street 52240 319-356-5043

Johnson County Clerk Iowa IA PO Box 2510 52244 319-356-6060

Tiffin City Clerk Tiffin IA 201 Main St 52340 319-545-2572


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

Coralville Building Department Coralville IA 1512 7th Street 52241 319-248-1720

Iowa City Building Department Iowa IA 410 East Washington Street 52240 319-356-5125

Iowa City Zoning Iowa IA 410 East Washington Street 52240 319-356-5120

North Liberty Building Department North Liberty IA 5 East Cherry Street 52317 319-626-5713


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

Coralville City Hall Coralville IA 1512 7th Street 52241 319-248-1700

Hills City Hall Hills IA 90 1st Street 52235 319-679-2507

Iowa City City Hall Iowa IA 410 E Washington St 52240 319-356-5000

Lone Tree City Hall Lone Tree IA 123 North Devoe Street 52755 319-629-4615

North Liberty City Hall North Liberty IA 3 Quail Creek Cir 52317 319-626-5708

Oxford City Hall Oxford IA 205 North Augusta Avenue 52322 319-828-4742

Swisher City Hall Swisher IA 66 2nd St SW 52338 319-857-4539

Tiffin City Hall Tiffin IA 201 Main Street 52340 319-545-2572