T-Bois Lift Bridge Closed Until Further Notice


Lafourche Parish Government Offices Will Be Closed in Observance of the Easter holiday




BRIDGE MAINTENANCE CONTINUES - Cut Off Bridge & T-Bois Lift Bridge


Bridge Closure Cut Off Bridge & T-Bois Lift Bridge


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Entergy Construction in South Lafourche


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Permit Office

Every building project (large or small) needs a permit, and there is a fee associated with every permit application. Follow the steps below to put together your application packet, or call (985) 537-7603 for assistance.

Permit Application

Every permit application starts here. Please fill out as much of the form as you can, print it and sign.

Permit Checklists

Below is a checklist for each type of permit we offer. Click on the appropriate permit type to download the checklist. You can obtain all the information on the checklist BEFORE you have to come in to the permit office.

  Residential Permit Checklists

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Supplemental Forms

Some Permit Checklists may require additional forms to supplement the permit application. Please print, fill out and sign the appropriate form below as per your permit checklist.

If you cannot find the appropriate permit above, need help selecting the proper type of permit, or want to know the fee associated with a certain type of permit, please contact the Lafourche Parish Government Permit Office at (985) 537-7603 or email the office at

All permit application packets should be turned in at our Permit Office located at the Mathews Government Complex, 4876 Highway 1, Mathews, LA 70375.

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