The Fire Marshal’s office is authorized to issue various permits.  Permits are non-transferable.  Use the links below to review the requirements for each permit type.  Click on the “Submit an online application” button to submit an online application or click here to print an application form.  For questions regarding the permit process, contact the Fire Marshal’s office at 563-589-4160.


Permit fees vary. See Permit Requirements below for fees.  Payment is required at time of application. 

If printing and mailing an application, please enclose a check and mail to the address below.

If submitting an online permit application, please mail a check to the address below following your submission.

Checks made payable to City of Dubuque
Fire Headquarters
11 W. 9th St.
Attn: Fire Marshal
Dubuque, IA 52001  
Submit an Online Application
Permit Requirements