Massage Therapy Business Licensing

Massage Therapy Businesses

Effective July 1, 2016 the City of Johnston began requiring all Massage Therapy businesses to obtain a permit.  Following the first year this requirement was in effect, the City reviewed and revised the Ordinance.  This revised Ordinance goes into effect on July 21, 2017.

Ordinance No. 980 - an amendment to Ordinance No. 940.  Revises fees, requirements, and exemptions.

Ordinance No. 940 was passed in February 2016. It provides the requirements for a permit and it defines those businesses that are required to obtain a permit and those that are exempt as well

Application forms can be submitted online or mailed to City of Johnston, Attn. City Clerk, PO Box 410, Johnston, IA 50131-0410

Please contact the City Clerk for additional information or assistance.