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  • eLAPS Licensing and Permitting System

    The Iowa ABD electronic Licensing and Permitting System (eLAPS) is now available to all users.


Introducing the Iowa ABD Electronic Licensing and Permitting System


Although eLAPS is very easy-to-use, we have several resources available to help you as you become comfortable with this self-service tool.

  • Quick Reference Guides: Resource to reference for common questions that contain short steps and eLAPS screenshots
  • MicroVideos: Short videos that demonstrate the steps to complete key processes in eLAPS


Iowa ABD eLAPS Applicant Video Guide

Local Authorities

Iowa ABD eLAPS Local Authority Video Guide
Demo and Q&A Session for Local Authorities

Dramshop Carriers

Iowa ABD eLAPS Dramshop Carrier Video Guide


Shipping Reporting
Tax Reporting


In addition to the resources listed above, the Iowa ABD also has telephone support available for licensing inquiries. The Help Desk is available for technical issues such as login support, etc.

Licensing Inquiries: 515.281.7400
Technical Support/Help Desk: 877.729.0663

If you have additional questions, please contact elaps@iowaabd.com.