Fayette County Auditor
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Lori Moellers, Auditor

Ruth Ann Kearney, Deputy Auditor
Cindy Einck, Clerk

Office Hours: 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Monday through Friday

Fayette County Auditor
P.O. Box 267
West Union, IA   52175

Phone:(563) 422-3497
Fax:  (563) 422-9201
Email:
 lmoellers@co.fayette.ia.us

The Auditor's Office is located on the
second floor of the courthouse.

Clerk to Board of Supervisors
The Auditor prepares meeting agendas and records the minutes for all board meetings.

County Commissioner of Elections
The auditor conducts all federal, state, and local elections that take place in the county.
Responsibilities include voter registrations, absentee voting, recruitment and training of precinct
election officials, printing and counting ballots, receiving nomination papers and notifying voters
of elections, certifying results to the state or political subdivision involved and issues certificates
of election to the proper person.

Budget
The Auditor receives and compiles budget information from the various county departments and
presents it to the Board of Supervisors and monitors the budget throughout the fiscal year.

Real Estate Transfers
The Auditor enters and maintains records of all real estate transfers in the county. The Auditor
keeps the plat maps and transfer books current so the public can examine them and determine
property ownership.

Permits
The Auditor processes beer and liquor permits for businesses in unincorporated areas as well
as fireworks permits.  Manure Management Plans are also submitted to the Auditor.

Custodian of Courthouse
The Auditor, under the direction of the Board of Supervisors, is responsible for the general
maintenance and repair of the courthouse and handles issues involving office space and
records storage.
Duties of the Auditor's Office
Passports

As a passport agent, the Auditor's office can assist in completing and
mailing applications for passports.  

Passport Applications are available at our office or can be
downloaded here