Orleans Parish Building Permits (Louisiana)

Search for Orleans Parish, LA building permits. A building permit search can provide information on applying for a permit, permit requirements, land use permits, occupancy permits, permit rules, rejected permit applications, appeal a rejected permit, construction permits, demolition permits, septic system permits, renovation permits, looking up permits, checking if a permit is valid, fire code permits, certificates of zoning compliance, and water system permits.


Building Departments in Orleans Parish, LA create and enforce building codes and zoning rules to ensure that buildings are safe. They also review and approve building plans and issue Orleans Parish building permits. These building permits may be required for land development, renovations, demolition, repairs, and other construction. Permits can show if a building meets Orleans Parish fire codes and other building regulations, demonstrate that a building is safe to occupy, and they can also be used to prove that a construction project holds a valid Orleans Parish building permit. Orleans Parish Building Departments provide information on which projects require a building permit, how to apply for a permit, and the rules for receiving a permit. They may also provide searchable databases of approved Orleans Parish building permits. Building Departments often provide online access to building permit rules and records.

Jefferson Parish Zoning New Orleans LA 1221 Elmwood Park Boulevard 70123 504-736-6023

Louisiana Planning Department New Orleans LA 10 Veterans Boulevard 70124 504-483-8512

New Orleans Permit New Orleans LA 1300 Perdido Street 70112 504-565-6840

New Orleans Planning Department New Orleans LA 10 Veterans Blvd 70124 504-483-8500


Town and City Halls in Orleans Parish, LA provide municipal services for their community, such as preserving vital records and issuing and filing building permits. These Orleans Parish building permits may be required for a number of construction projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and planned construction. They may also issue land use permits related to property boundary lines, as well as occupancy permits that certify that a building meets code and can be occupied by residents in Orleans Parish, Louisiana. These records can be used to prove that a construction project has a valid Orleans Parish permit, find approved and rejected permit applications, or to look up building permit requirements, apply for a permit, or search for approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their building permit services.

New Orleans City Hall New Orleans LA 1300 Perdido Street 70112 504-658-4000

St Gabriel Town Hall New Orleans LA 5035 Iberville St 70119 225-642-9600