City Permits, Forms & Ordinances

PERMITS
The City of De Soto requires building permits for building erection, construction, enlargement, alteration, repair, moving, removal, conversion, demoli- tion, as well as for mechanical, and all plumbing work. This would include most remodeling projects – as well as new construction.
Choose from below to obtain the correct building permit application form – the application is filed at City Hall. Upon approval of permit, the applicant will be notified of the appropriate fee based upon the type of construction, size and other variables.

Send permit applications to: cityclerk@desoto-ia.org

Site Plan Checklist Requirements
Building Permit (Building, Fence, Shed, Deck, Pool, or Other)
Trade Permit (Plumbing, Mechanical, Electrical)
Sign Permit


FORMS
Board of Adjustment Form
Official Zoning Map
Petition for Zoning
Rezoning Form
Site Plan Requirements
Suggested Procedures for Rezoning Property


ORDINANCES
2018 City of De Soto Ordinances Index
2018 City of De Soto Ordinances – Table of Contents
2018 City of De Soto Ordinances – Table of Contents – General Code Provisions
City of De Soto Ordinances – Table of Contents – Police Related
2018 City of De Soto Code of Ordinances
2018 City of De Soto Ordinances Supplement Record