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Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals

Lucas State Office Building | 321 East 12th St., 3rd Floor | Des Moines, Iowa 50319-0083 |


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Report a COVID-19 Violation in a Food Business


Restaurants and bars are, by order of the governor, required to adhere to social distancing protocols to remain open.*

Indoor gatherings (wedding, private party, holiday party, etc., at a bar, restaurant, wedding venue) are limited to 15 or fewer people, and outdoor gatherings are limited to 30 or fewer people. Both guests and staff must wear masks when not eating and drinking. 

Address of establishment where violation(s) were observed

Violation(s) observed:

Date violation(s) were observed

Please note: Your name and personal information will remain confidential.

Complainant name

Please upload supporting photo or video evidence of the violation(s). The images should be time-stamped or encoded. Please note that reports that include photo or video evidence of any violations will receive priority.

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