The Cherokee County, Iowa Recorders office sells a wide variety of fishing and hunting licenses.



County Seat
Cherokee County Courthouse
520 West Main
Cherokee, IA 51012


Fishing and Hunting License

Recorder Main

Fishing and Hunting License Information

   The Recorderís office sells fishing, hunting, fur harvestor,
deer and wild turkey licenses. Habitat, migratory bird and
trout fees may be purchased as well. Our office also has
other special licenses available including:

Lifetime Fishing License for persons with permanent severe physical or mental disabilities,
Annual Hunting and Fishing License for low income or permanently disabled,
Veteran Lifetime Hunting/Fishing License,
Authorization to use Crossbow for Deer/Turkey Hunting
Game Breeders License,
Permit to use motor vehicle on game management areas or parks by non-ambulatory persons,
Annual Fishing Permit for substance abuse/health care facilities or juvenile shelter care homes.

   For additional hunting information visit the Iowa
Department of Natural Resources at
or contact the DNR in Des Moines at 515-281-8688.

Click on the links below for more specific information about the other Recorders services.

Recorders Home Page

Genealogy Information

Military Service Records Information

Real Estate Information
  Land Records and Iowa Land Record Website
  Recording Information and Fees
  Document Formatting Standards
  Iowa Real Estate Transfer Tax Calculator

License Registration Information
  ATV and Snowmobiles

Vital Records Information
  Marriage Application
  Birth, Death and Marriage

Passports Information
  Passport Information and Application

Address of
Recorder's office:
520 W. Main
Cherokee, IA 51012

Hours Office is open:
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Phone Number:
(712) 225-6735

FAX Number:
(712) 225-6754

Office holder name:
Sam Boothby

Employees in
Recorder's Office:

Deputy Recorder
Meredith Aguirre

Amanda White

Recorder's Links:
Iowa Land Records

Other Related Links:
Iowa DNR

Iowa Secretary of State
U.S. Passport Agency

State of Iowa Government

Iowa Legislature
General Assembly

Iowa Department of
Public Health