Permits & Inspections

Hiawatha is building a safe, sanitary, durable and sustainable community through the administration of modern codes and our permitting and inspection processes. A permit and subsequent inspections are required for all building projects in Hiawatha.


  • Constructing new building
  • Remodeling or repairing existing building
  • installing mechanical, electrical, or plumbing systems
  • Changing the use of a building

For more information and forms click here.