County
Holiday Hours
County Recorder News
Holiday Hours

The Office will be closed on the following days: President's Day - Monday, February 21st

read more

1/18/2022

County Recorder News
New Passport Fees

Starting on Monday, December 28th, 2021 the prices for Passports will go up. For more information visit our Passport Fees page. Don't forget, you need an appointment to apply for a Passport. Call 515-286-3160 to set yours up today.

read more

12/22/2021

Appointments are Required To Get a Passport
County Recorder News
Appointments are Required To Get a Passport

Need to apply for a Passport? Then you need to make an appointment with our office. Call 515-286-3160 and we can help you out. Currently Passports are taking this long: Routine Passport delivery takes up to 14 weeks. Expedited Passport delivery takes up to 10 weeks.

read more

10/13/2021

View Real Estate Records in Polk County
County Recorder News
View Real Estate Records in Polk County

You can view Real Estate records in Polk County online by visiting: https://landrecords.polkcountyiowa.gov/LandRecords/protected/SrchQuickName.aspx View all records from 1992 to today.

read more

6/2/2021

Office Hours for the County Recorder
County Recorder News
Office Hours for the County Recorder

Starting June 1st, the Recorder's Office will be open to the public from 8:00am - 4:30pm. Passports are by appointment only. Please call 515-286-3160 with any questions or to set up an appointment.

read more

5/28/2021

Real ID and Your Birth Certificate
County Recorder News
Real ID and Your Birth Certificate

Due to COVID-19, the deadline to get your REAL ID (gold star) has been extended to May 3rd, 2023. Click here for more information.

read more

5/3/2021

We are open to the public 8:00am - 4:30pm Monday thru Friday. Passports are by appointment only. Call 515-286-3160 with any questions or to set up an appointment.