In order to help prevent the spread of coronavirus in Terrebonne Parish, a Parish-wide curfew has been jointly implemented by Terrebonne Parish President Gordon Dove, Terrebonne Parish Sheriff Jerry Larpenter, and Houma Police Chief Dana Coleman, beginning April 1, 2020, from 10PM till 5AM and will remain in effect daily until further notice.
The Permits Division oversees guidelines, procedures, and permits for all development within the Parish.
When to contact the Permits Office
verify items requiring a permit
request copies of the elevation certificates
review floodplain permit requirements
report illegal floodplain development
request a FEMA/NFIP nonconversion agreement
Building Permit applications can be submitted in person to the Permit Office from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Building permit applications can be submitted online at any time.
When you are ready to schedule an inspection, please call the inspections line at (985)-873-6568.
ALL DEVELOPMENT IN TERREBONNE PARISH, INCLUDING FLOODPLAIN DEVELOPMENT, REQUIRES A PERMIT.
Terrebonne Parish is pleased to announce that a comprehensive offering of the MyGovernmentOnline online permit and inspection software. The software will greatly enhance the permit application submittal and payment experience for contractors and residents. All permit types are now available to apply online except burial permits. The ability to pay balances online with a credit card is also available for all permit types. Read More....