This form may be used to initiate a solar photovoltaic permit with the City of Iowa City. To start the process, please fill in the permit application form below, making sure to include all required fields. If you need assistance, please call 319-356-5120 Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. or email solar@iowa-city.org.

In addition to the Solar Photovoltaic permit application webform at the bottom of this page, you will need to fill out and submit the related Standard string array and Micro-inverter array webforms linked below:

Checklists

The following PV design and installation checklists are available for your use to assure you have all the information required for a complete application:

Residential checklist

Commercial checklist

Solar Photovoltaic Permit Application

Solar Photovoltaic Permit Application
House number / Street name or PO Box / Apartment number
Owner Information
House number / Street name or PO Box / Apartment number
Include area code
Contractor Information
House number / Street name or PO Box / Apartment number
Include area code
Include area code
Electrician
Additional information
File submissions
Links to worksheets located on the first page of this form.
Files must be less than 10 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png pdf doc docx.
(if roof mounted)
Files must be less than 20 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png pdf doc docx.
Files must be less than 20 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png pdf doc docx.