The Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals’ Food and Consumer Safety Bureau is responsible for
licensing and conducting inspections at food establishments (grocery stores, restaurants, and convenience stores),
food processing plants, and hotels and motels. The Bureau also issues registrations for Amusement Devices,
licenses social and charitable gambling such as bingo and raffles, and certifies targeted small businesses.
Through this web site visitors can learn more about the inspection process used at food establishments across the
state including obtaining recent inspections reports; licensees can apply and renew licenses; and links to additional information may be obtained.
Inspection Reports for Food Establishments, Food Processing Plants, and Hotels and Motels: Search For Inspections
Apply or Renew Food Establishment, Food Processing Plants, and Hotels and Motels: Coming Soon!
Additional Resources for Food Establishments, Food Processing Plants, and Hotels and Motels: View
About Department of Inspections and Appeals
Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals,
Food and Consumer Safety Bureau, 3rd Floor Lucas State Office Building,
321 E. 12th St, Des Moines IA 50319-0083 Get Directions