The Fire Marshal’s office is authorized to issue various permits.  Permits are non-transferable. 

For questions regarding the permit process, contact the Fire Marshal’s office at 563-589-4160.

Permit Requirements


Permit fees vary. See Permit Requirements 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 and mailed to:
Fire Headquarters
11 W. 9th St.
Attn: Fire Marshal
Dubuque, IA 52001