Swimming Pool/Spa Construction Permit

Department of Public Health


Plans for new or reconstructed swimming pools, spas, water slides, and spray pads must be submitted for review.

Code Citation Iowa Code 135I, Iowa Administrative Code 641--15

Who Applies Owner or owner\'s designee.

When To Apply At least 30 days prior to construction.

Initial Requirements Plans must be signed by an Iowa-licensed engineer or architect. A few types of projects are exempt from this requirement.

Duration 2 years from issuance.

Processing Time 2 to 4 weeks.

Fee Structure 641 IAC 15.12(4)

Renewal Requirements Does not pertain.

Exam Does not pertain.

Additional Information None.

Services Provided

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Contact Information
Kane Young
321 E. 12th Street
Des Moines, IA 50319