Plymouth County Permits (Iowa)

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

Akron City Clerk Akron IA 220 Reed Street 51001 712-568-2041

Hinton City Clerk Hinton IA 205 West Main Street 51024 712-947-4129

Kingsley Town Clerk Kingsley IA 222 Main Street 51028 712-378-3601

Plymouth County Clerk Le Mars IA 215 4th Avenue Southeast 51031 712-546-4215


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

Le Mars City Hall Le Mars IA 40 Central Avenue South 51031 712-546-7018

Merrill City Hall Merrill IA 321 4th Street 51038 712-938-2514

Remsen City Hall Remsen IA 8 West 2nd Street 51050 712-786-3255


A Plymouth 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 Plymouth County, Iowa may issue county permits. These Plymouth 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 Plymouth 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.

Lemars Code Enforcement Le Mars IA 40 Central Avenue South 51031 712-548-4972


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

Plymouth County Zoning Le Mars IA 214 4th Avenue Southeast 51031 712-546-7516