County Seat Des Moines
This page will provide you with the following:
Links to the Polk County probate court's website, the address, a map and a phone number to call to get more information.
You'll also find links to:
- frequently asked questions about Iowa probate,
- probate forms and fees for Polk County,
- land records office locations for Polk County.
Where to file?
Where do I file a petition for probate in Polk County, Iowa?
The District Court for Polk County:
NAME OF COURT:
Polk County Courthouse
500 Mulberry Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
FAQ/SELF-HELP INFO FOR PROBATE
FORMS & FEES
Iowa Probate Forms, for use in all of Iowa
Polk County PROBATE FEES:
Polk County, Iowa Probate Fees Information:
Where can I check county land records?
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
COUNTY LAND RECORDS OFFICE