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Firm/Business Entity Licenses

  • Iowa no longer registers firms; it only registers individual architects. Any architectural work done in Iowa must be completed by or under the responsible charge of an Iowa–registered architect.
  • The Board does not have any limits on the type or ownership of the company. You will want to contact Iowa Economic Development and the Iowa Secretary of State for general business regulations.

Other applications

The following applications are also available online. Log into your account to complete the application checklist and submit for review:


Please note: paper applications are no long accepted. New and returning users should click on "Log in to My Iowa PLB" at the top of the home page. 

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