This official website of Hardin County provides information about your local county government and the services we provide.

.: Quick Links

Where do I....?
Current Closed Roads & Bridges

Real Estate/GIS Website

HIPAA Privacy Policy
Birth/Death/Marriage Records
Board Agenda & Minutes
Board Meeting Videos
County Boards/Commissions
Driver License
Embargoed Bridges Map
Hardin County Solid Waste
Iowa Land Records Online
Jail/Correctional Facility
Maps of Hardin County
Marriage License
Observed County Holidays
Register to Vote
Sheriff's Foreclosure Sales
Tax Payment Online
Vehicle Renewal Online


.: Forms

Absentee Ballot Request Form
Board Appointment Application
Campaign Finance Disclosure
Courthouse Grounds Use Application
Drainage Work Order 
Driver License Forms
Dust Control Application
Election Forms
Fireworks Permit Application

Geocaching Placement Permit
Motor Vehicle Forms
Property Tax Forms
Township Clerk Pay Form
Township Trustee Pay Form

.: News & Events

Christmas Donations
The Hardin County Courthouse Christmas tree will once again be decorated with hats and mittens for the needy. Donations of non-perishable food items will also be accepted and donated to local organizations. These items can be donated until Christmas. Courthouse hours are 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.​

County Offices Closed
All county offices in the Courthouse, County Office Building, Conservation Office, and Engineer's Office & Secondary Roads will be CLOSED on Thursday, December 25th and Friday, December 26th, for the Christmas Holiday. Offices will also be closed on Thursday, January 1st, 2015, for New Year's Day.

Board of Supervisor's Meetings
The Board of Supervisors will NOT meet for their typical weekly meeting on Wednesday, December 24th. The next Board meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, December 30th at 1:00pm in the Courthouse basement in Eldora, Iowa.

Sheriff Foreclosure Sales
Sheriff sales are sales on foreclosed properties. Sales are held at the date and time set on the Sheriff's Levy Form. They usually start at 1:00pm in the lobby of the Hardin County Law Enforcement Center, 1116 14th Avenue, Eldora, Iowa. Click to view the list of active sales...

Non-Criminal Fingerprinting
Need fingerprinting services for a job, application, or volunteer position? The Sheriff's Office offers non-criminal fingerprinting services at the Law Enforcement Center in Eldora, Iowa. This service costs $10.00 and is offered from 8:00am to 4:00pm, Monday through Friday.

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