Licenses & Permits

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Heidi Farrens
Deputy City Clerk
(712) 279-6313
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

The City Clerk's Office handles the Licenses and Permits listed below, click on the name of the permit to access the application.  Adobe Acrobat Reader must be installed on your computer to download.

Alcohol License applications are obtained through the State of Iowa. To apply, go to Iowa Alcoholic Beverages Division and create an account. After completing the State application, contact Heidi in the City Clerk's Office at (712) 279-6313.


Body Piercing Artist Permit

Body Piercing Business License

Carnival, Circus, Exhibition, or Show License Application

Cigarette/Tobacco/Nicotine/Vapor Permit Application (Iowa Retail)

Cigarette/Tobacco/Nicotine/Vapor Permit FAQs for Retailers

Excess Animal Permit and Application and Information

Horse-Drawn Carriage License Application

Pawnbrokers License Application

Salvage Operator's License Application

Theatre License Application

Transient Merchant License Application

Transient Merchant License Application - Produce

Transient Merchant License Blanket Application