Building Permits

To apply for a building permit, please fill out the appropriate permit form, bring into Bondurant City Hall, email to or mail to City of Bondurant, PO Box 37, Bondurant, IA 50035 with your site plan.

Please allow 5 business days for the permit application to be processed. Also, payment is required within 30 days that the permit is issued or permit may be doubled. 

Please familiarize yourself with the Building Permit Guide before submitting a permit. 

Building Permit - this permit will be used for new construction, additions, decks, pools, and sheds

Sign Permit - all signed in the City of Bondurant must be within the regulations provided by the Bondurant Zoning Code Chapter 181.

Fence  Permit - please provide a site plan that indicates the fence in relationship with the property lines, easements, other structures within your yard.

New Construction required inspections - new building contractors must provide a concrete washout space,  dumpster, portable toilet, and a temporary address sign for each new structure


Include: House Plans (1 set), Site Plan, SWPPPS Site Plan, SWPPPS Cover Sheet, Transfer Document, and Energy Code Submittal including manuals

Storm Water Authorization - this must be completed with all new construction building permits

Residential Electrical Update Guidelines - guidelines if upgrading the electrical


Please do not fill out the permit form below if your job is a new construction. The below services are bundled into the building permit as of July 1, 2014. Please contact Veenstra and Kimm at 515-225-8000 for ALL inspections.

Trade Permit - Plumbing, Electrical, and Mechanical

Pool  $40

Include Site Plan and Self-closing/ locking gates.


Include: Renderings of Sign, Layout of Sign on Building, Building frontage sqft (Height x Width of Building frontage) - Sign sqft

Decks, Sheds, and Fences
Deck (based on valuation) - need site plan, distance to property lines 
Shed ($64.75)- need size and height, site-map, distance to property lines, distance to the house
Fence ($30)- need type and height of fence and site plan

Schedule of Fees

Fence Fact Sheets

Garage and Sheds Handout

Deck Fact Sheet

Residential Deck Construction Guide

Driveway specs

Pool Fact Sheet

Permit Extension

General Permit Requirements

Permit Exemption Policy for Minor Maintenance and Repair