Residential Questions: 

Mike Henry Code Enforcement/ Building Official for the Residentials mechanical  and Electrical permits

Mike Henry
Cell Phone: 641-414-3727

City of Osceola is now accepting online buiding permitting for Residentials and Commercial Properties at 

Payments can be accepted though the portal now.


Commerical Questions: 

City of Osceola outsources their Commercial inspections and Commercial Trade permits  to Veenstra & Kimm, Inc. out of West Des Moines.

Our inspectors are:

Jason Van Ausdall & Chris Campbell
Phone: 515-850-2980

The Building Department reviews building permits, issues building permits, enforces building codes, and provides guidelines for construction projects within the City.

The City has adopted the following Building Codes:

  • 2009 International Building Code
  • 2009 International Residential Code
  • 2012 International Mechanical Code
  • 2012 Uniform Plumbing Code
  • 2014 National Electrical Code

Downloadable Content

ADA Accessibility Guidelines

Deck Design Requirements Use the same application as Building Permit

Schedule of Fees