Buena Vista County, Iowa Probate Court

Storm Lake, Iowa 50588


This page will provide you with links to



1. Where do I file a petition for probate in Buena Vista County, Iowa?

In the Iowa Court system, probate is handled by the "District Courts"

Third Judicial District


Website Link


Directory of all Iowa Probate Courts

Iowa Probate Court Locator

2. What's the phone number for the probate court for Buena Vista County, IA?:

3. Where is the FAQ/Self-Help section of the Buena Vista County probate court website?


4. Where Can I Find Probate Forms for Buena Vista County, Iowa?


Iowa Probate Forms, for use in all of Iowa

Iowa Probate Forms

5. How much does it cost to file a petition for probate in Buena Vista County, Iowa?

Click the links below.

Iowa Probate Fees URL

6. What's the URL for the State or County land records office?

In order to transfer ownership of real property after someone dies, you need to find the last recorded property deed. A county land records office is the place to research and request such deeds.


State Land Records Office