The primary purpose of the Tangipahoa Parish Permit Office is the protection of life, health and safety for the residents of Tangipahoa Parish through the building permit process. This procedure includes permitting and inspecting projects, enforcing applicable building codes and standards, and educating customers on best practices when constructing buildings. As such, we are committed to the highest ethical and professional standards and take great pleasure in helping our customers achieve success.
Recognizing the public’s trust bestowed upon the employees of this office, we are engaged in the enforcement of building codes and regulations set forth by the Louisiana State Uniform Construction Code Council (LSUCCC). Additionally, the Permit Office advocates a commitment to professional behavior while providing customers with prompt and courteous service for information pertaining to building/electrical permits, inspections and Flood Plain Management.
CLICK HERE concerning the implementation of the 2021 Building Codes and the 2020 NEC effective January 1st, 2023. These are significant changes and are not all-encompassing.
CLICK HERE to see the amendments adopted by the Louisiana State Uniform Construction Code Council (LSUCCC).
Building Permits are required through this office before any structure is built in the Parish of Tangipahoa. All subcontractors (Electrical, Mechanical, Plumbing) are required to obtain permits on new construction in Tangipahoa Parish.
All contractors and subcontractors are required to be registered with the Tangipahoa Parish Permit Office.
View and Download the Inspection Schedule.
15485 West Club Deluxe Road
Hammond, LA 70403
Phone: (985) 542-2117
Fax: (985) 340-9029
113 North Bay St.
Amite, LA 70422
Phone: (985) 748-2024
Fax: (985) 748-2079
Certified Building Official
Denise Johnson (Amite Office)