DUBUQUE COUNTY ZONING
(Effective July 1, 2016)

PLAT FEES: Payable to: Dubuque County Treasurer
Simple $50
Preliminary $200 + $10 per Lot
Final (1-4 Lots) $160
Final (5-20 Lots) $200
Final (21 + Lots) $225

BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT FEES: Payable to: Dubuque County Treasurer
Variance $150 + Cost of Certified Letters/Recording Fees
Special Use Permit $150 + Cost of Certified Letters/Recording Fees
Appeal $150 + Cost of Certified Letters/Recording Fees

ZONING COMMISSION FEES: Payable to: Dubuque County Treasurer
Zoning Petitions $250
Text Amendments $250

ZONING CERTIFICATES (BUILDING PERMITS): Payable to: Dubuque County Treasurer
Single Family Residence $150
Multi-Family Residence $200
Additions $75
Outbuildings/Garages/Signs/Deck/Carport $50
Temporary Structures $50
Towers $250
Business (under 5,000 sq. ft) $250
Business (5,000 sq. ft and above) $350
Minor Erosion & Sediment Control Permit (ESC) $100

SITE PLANS & OTHER CHARGES: Payable to: Dubuque County Treasurer
Mobile Home Park $250
Flood Way or Flood Plain Permit $100

ROAD & ADDRESS SIGNS:  Payable to: Dubuque County Highway Department
Request for Address payable to: Dubuque County Engineer: $100 (includes blue 911 sign)

Signs other than 911 signs must be purchased from the Engineer’s Office at cost for materials and labor.


PERMIT FEES DOUBLE IF GRADING OR CONSTRUCTION BEGINS WITHOUT FIRST OBTAINING A ZONING CERTIFICATE