Rapides Parish County Permits (Louisiana)

Search for Rapides Parish, LA county permits. A county permit search can provide information on applying for a permit, permit requirements, building permits, land use permits, demolition permits, septic system permits, access permits, utility permits, special event permits, renovation permits, temporary event permits, reserving public property, looking up permits, checking if a permit is valid, fire code permits, certificates of zoning compliance, and water system permits.


The Rapides Parish Clerk's Office maintains public records for a county, including vital documents like birth certificates and marriage licenses, as well as Rapides Parish permits. Clerks in Rapides 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 Rapides Parish Clerk Office can provide information on how to apply for a Rapides Parish permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit information and records are usually available online.

Alexandria City Clerk Alexandria LA 515 Washington Street 71301 318-449-5146

Ball Clerk Ball LA 100 Municipal Drive 71405 318-640-9604

Forest Hill Clerk Forest Hill LA 4300 Louisiana 112 71430 318-748-7424

Lecompte Town Clerk Lecompte LA 1302 Weems Avenue 71346 318-776-5488

Pineville City Clerk Pineville LA 910 Main Street 71360 318-449-5658

Rapides Parish Clerk of Court Alexandria LA 701 Murray Street 71301 318-473-8153


A Rapides Parish Building Department creates and enforces building codes and zoning rules to ensure the construction of safe buildings. As part of their job, Building Departments in Rapides Parish, Louisiana issue and file building permits. These county permits may be required for renovations, demolition, repairs, land development, and installing or repairing septic systems. Rapides Parish permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be called a certificate of zoning compliance. These Rapides Parish public records can be used to prove a building project has a valid permit or to look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or see approved permits. Building Departments often provide online access to county permit information and records.

Alexandria City Zoning Alexandria LA 625 Murray Street 71301 318-473-1371

Alexandria Permits Alexandria LA 625 Murray Street 71301 318-473-1184

Louisiana Planning Department Alexandria LA 5610 Coliseum Boulevard 71303 318-487-5401


A Rapides 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 Rapides 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 Rapides Parish, or see approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Cheneyville Town Hall Cheneyville LA 802 Klock 71325 318-279-2155

Forest Hill City Hall Forest Hill LA 4300 Louisiana 112 71430 318-748-6300

Forest Hill Town Hall Forest Hill LA 4300 Louisiana 112 71430 318-748-8809

Glenmora City Hall Glenmora LA 1000 7th Street 71433 318-748-4885

McNary Town Hall Glenmora LA 53 East Cady Avenue 71433 318-748-8264

Woodworth Town Hall Woodworth LA 27 Castor Plunge Road 71485 318-442-1198