Linn County Permits (Iowa)

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

Linn County Clerk of Court Cedar Rapids IA 50 3rd Avenue Bridge 52401 319-398-3411

Marion City Clerk Marion IA 1225 6th Avenue 52302 319-743-6350

Springville City Clerk Springville IA 304 Broadway Street 52336 319-854-6428


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

Alburnett City Hall Alburnett IA 103 North Main Avenue 52202 319-842-2692

Cedar Rapids City Hall Cedar Rapids IA 101 1st Street Southeast 52401 319-286-5051

Center Point City Hall Center Point IA 200 Franklin Street 52213 319-849-1508

Central City City Hall Central IA 137 North 4th Street 52214 319-438-1713

Coggon City Town Hall Coggon IA 118 East Main Street 52218 319-435-2314

Ely City Hall Ely IA 1570 Rowley Street 52227 319-848-4103

Fairfax City Hall Fairfax IA 525 Vanderbilt Street 52228 319-846-2204

Hiawatha City Hall Hiawatha IA 101 Emmons Street 52233 319-393-1515

Marion City Hall Marion IA 1225 6th Avenue 52302 319-743-6301

Mt Vernon City Hall Mount Vernon IA 213 1st Street West 52314 319-895-8742

Palo City Hall Palo IA 1006 1st Street 52324 319-851-2731

Palo City Hall Palo IA 2800 Hollenbeck Rd 52324 319-851-2731

Prairieburg City Hall Prairieburg IA 109 West Main Street 52219 319-437-1444

Robins City Hall Robins IA 225 South 2nd Street 52328 319-536-0590

Robins Town Hall Robins IA 265 South 2nd Street 52328 319-393-0588

Springville City Hall Springville IA 304 Broadway Street 52336 319-854-6428

Walker City Hall Walker IA 408 Rowley Street 52352 319-448-4359


A Linn County Code Enforcement Office is responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes as well as other rules and regulations. As part of enforcing building codes and zoning regulations, Code Enforcement Offices in Linn County, Iowa may issue county permits. These Linn County permits can be required for land development, installing septic systems, demolition, repairs, and renovations. They may also be required to show that a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be known as a certificate of zoning compliance. These Linn County public records can also show if a building had a valid permit, and they can be used to look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or see approved permits. Code Enforcement Offices typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Cedar Rapids Code Enforcement Cedar Rapids IA 500 15th Avenue Southwest 52404 319-286-5831


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

Cedar Rapids Zoning Cedar Rapids IA 500 15th Avenue Southwest 52404 319-286-5831

Linn County Planning Department Cedar Rapids IA 930 1st Street Southwest 52404 319-892-5130

Marion City Building Department Marion IA 1225 6th Avenue 52302 319-377-1581

Marion Planning Department Marion IA 1225 6th Avenue 52302 319-743-6320