Food Safety - License Applications

The following license applications may be downloaded by individuals interested in operating a food establishment in those counties under the jurisdiction of the Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals, Food & Consumer Safety Bureau.  Please check the Regulatory Authorities map to determine the appropriate food inspection and licensing agency for your area.  Only individuals who will be operating a food establishment under the jurisdiction of the Department of Inspections and Appeals (DIA) should submit their license application and corresponding fee(s) to DIA at the address below.  All other applicants should mail their license application and fees to their local regulatory authority.

If your food establishment is licensed and inspected by the DIA's Food and Consumer Safety Bureau, send your application and fee(s) to the address below:


Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals

Food & Consumer Safety Bureau

Lucas State Office Building

321 East 12th Street

Des Moines, IA 50319-0083


Click this link to access license applications determined by the type of business you operate.

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