To properly complete an application

  1. First fill out the application form along with all of the appropriate information regarding the application.
  2. Deliver or mail the application and fee to the Public Health Department between 8:00-4:30, Monday through Friday.

The department currently only accepts cash, personal or cashiers check, or money order.

Application and Requirements

Vending Machine Application
Unattended Food Establishment License Application

Additional Guidance Documents


Iowa Administrative Code Chapter 30 & Chapter 31, and Iowa Code Chapter 137F

Guidance Documents

Additional Code and Guidance Documents