Jefferson Davis Parish County Permits (Louisiana)

The Jefferson Davis Parish Clerk's Office maintains public records for a county, including vital documents like birth certificates and marriage licenses, as well as Jefferson Davis Parish permits. Clerks in Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana may be responsible for filing and issuing county permits, including building permits, land use permits, access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These permits may be required for installing or repairing septic systems, demonstrating that a building meets fire codes and other building codes, demolition, repairs, renovations, and adjusting boundary lines. They may also be required for temporary events, reserving public property, or a number of land development uses. The Jefferson Davis Parish Clerk Office can provide information on how to apply for a Jefferson Davis Parish permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit information and records are usually available online.

Elton City Clerk Elton LA 1302 Main Street 70532 337-584-2992

Jefferson Parish Clerk Jennings LA PO Box 799 70546 337-291-6400


A Jefferson Davis Parish Town or City Hall provides municipal services for their community, which can include issuing and filing permits. These county permits may be required for a number of building projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and zoning compliance. In addition to building permits, Town and City Halls in Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana may also issue land use permits related to boundary lines, private roads, addresses, and water systems, as well as access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These records can be used to prove that a project has a valid permit or to look up county permit rules, apply for a permit in Jefferson Davis Parish, or see approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Jennings City Hall Jennings LA 324 North Broadway 70546 337-821-5500

Lake Arthur City Hall Lake Arthur LA 102 Arthur Avenue 70549 337-774-2211

Welsh Town Hall Welsh LA 201 South Elm Street 70591 337-734-2231