City of Osceola has hired Mike Henry Code Enforcement/ Building Official for the Residentials  and Electrical permits

Mike Henry

Phone: 641-414-3727



City of Osceola outsources their Commercial inspections and Mechanical and Plumbing 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
2019 Residential Permit

2019 Commercial Permit
Deck Design Requirements Use the same application as Building Permit
 Trade Permit
Sign Permit 

Schedule of Fees