City of Bettendorf, Iowa

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Business and Rental Licenses

**Rental & Business Licenses cannot be paid online at this time.  Any payments made through utility billing will automatically default as a sewer payment.  Please contact Michelle Spencer at 563-344-4013 to make a payment over the phone or you may drop off your payment in the City Hall Drop Box or mail your check to:  City of Bettendorf, P.O. Box 639, Bettendorf, IA  52722.     

Business Licenses
City Businesses licenses are issued annually and in accordance with the City Code (click here to view City Code).  Most licenses have a term of July 1st though June 30th.  Renewal notices are automatically sent out by the City however; it is the responsibility of the business to keep their license current.  Mid-year applications are pro-rated by quarter. 

Business License App with PD page 

Rental Licenses

Rental licenses are also handled by the Administration Division.  Licenses must be renewed annually and run from January 1 - December 31st.  Mid year rental licenses are not prorated. 

2020 Rental Application

2020 Rental Housing Inspections Program Booklet

Background Check 

Lien Exemption Program

For additional information, please contact:

Michelle Spencer
(563) 344-4013

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1609 State St
Bettendorf, IA 52722
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