Washington County Building Codes (Iowa)

Search for Washington County, IA building code information. A building code search provides information on local building codes, building code violations, building regulations, building rules, approved building plans, rejected building plans, renovation regulations, building code investigations, building inspections, and abatement orders.


Town and City Halls in Washington County, Iowa provide municipal services for their community, including issuing and enforcing building codes. The Town or City Hall is responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes and investigating possible Washington County building code violations. They keep records on building codes as well as any changes to the building code, and they may also review and approve building and renovation plans. The Town or City Hall typically has records on approved and rejected plans, investigations of Washington County building code violations, and any punishments or abatement plans for code violations. These records can be useful for prospective Washington County property buyers and property owners, and they are typically available through the Town or City Hall website.

Ainsworth City Hall Ainsworth IA 134 North Railroad Street 52201 319-657-3761

Ainsworth Town Hall Ainsworth IA 221 2nd Street 52201 319-657-3761

Brighton City Hall Brighton IA 100 East Washington Street 52540 319-694-2695

Kalona City Hall Kalona IA 511 C Avenue 52247 319-656-2310

Riverside City Hall Riverside IA 81 1st St E 52327 319-648-5241

Washington City Hall Washington IA 215 East Washington Street 52353 319-653-6584

Wellman City Hall Wellman IA 316 8th Ave 52356 319-646-2154

West Chester City Hall West Chester IA 508 Main Street 52359 319-698-2600


Building Departments in Washington County, Iowa create and enforce building codes and zoning rules to ensure the construction of safe buildings. As part of this job, Building Departments maintain records on Washington County building codes, reviews of building codes, and record any changes to the code requirements or regulations. They also review and approve building and renovation plans to make sure they meet building codes, and they typically keep records on approved and rejected plans. Washington County Building Department records can identify building codes, find records of Washington County violations, and locate approved building plans. These building code documents are often available online through the local Building Department website.

Washington County Planning Department Washington IA 210 West Main Street 52353 319-653-7731