DUBUQUE COUNTY ZONING
(Effective July 10, 2017)

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
Home & Household Occupation/Home Based Business $100
* Anyone requesting a Home & Household Occupation/Home Based Business Permit must pay double the fees if the business is already started after July 9, 2019

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