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