Permitting Applications & Information

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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.

Submit Permits Online

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.

** NOTICE: Louisiana State Uniform Construction Code Requirements (effective Feb 1, 2018) **

  Residential Permit Checklists

  Commercial Permit Checklists

  Trade Permit Checklists

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.

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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