News Flash


Posted on: March 17, 2020

Black Hawk County Recorder Office closed to the public

To protect the health of our community, the Black Hawk County Recorder’s office will close to the public beginning March 18th. We will have limited operation of services. We are requesting that the public postpone all non-essential request for vital records, marriage applications, and boat renewals/transfers. We will be handling requests by mail only.

Passport application services have been temporarily suspended.

Recording of land records will be ongoing but will need to be e-submitted through the Iowa Land Records Electronic Submission Service at: or mailed to:

Black Hawk County Recorder

316 E 5th St

Waterloo IA 50703


For further assistance please use these online services:



Certified copies: or call 866-809-0290


Hunting/Fishing Licenses:

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