We are now open for walk-ins in all offices; Drivers license and Passports(located in Recorders Office) still appointment only. 

To schedule drivers license appointments online please go here

Sun, Jan 16, 2022
Benton County Iowa

Environmental Health & Land Use


Private Water Supplies

  • Well permitting
  • Well testing
  • Well closure
  • Well rehabilitation

Private Sewage Treatment Systems

  • System permitting
  • System inspections

Land Use Administration

  • Technical review/coordination of Land Use Change requests
  • Subdivision review/coordination 
  • Farm Exemption Applications
  • Livestock Facility Review/Master Matrix

Flood Plain Management

  • Permits/Oversight

Nuisance Investigation

  • Complaints

Rabies Control

  • Animal Bite Reporting/Follow up


Contact our office for more information concerning any of our programs.

All ordinances are available under the code of ordinances section.


Land Use Change Application

Septic Permit Application

Farm Exemption

Percolation Test Data Form

Certified and Approved Septic Installer