Building Permits

Building Permits can be obtained at 602 Alexandria Highway
(in the blue building next to the State Maintenance Barn)

Building Permits:  Kim Bonner at 337.239.9933 ext. 101 or kim@vppjla.com

Parish Building Inspector:  Billy McShan (MHI) 337.208.0195

PERMIT REQUIREMENTS FOR VERNON PARISH:

 #1 – 911 PERMIT:  (337) 238-9911 

Get this permit number from the E911 office.  Call first for information. As of October 1, 2014, there will be a fee for this permit.   Cash and personal checks are not accepted.  Money orders and debit/credit cards are accepted.  An actual 911 address will not be assigned to you until your front door is in place.

 #2 – SEWER PERMIT: (337) 238-6410 ext. 2

Get this permit from the Vernon Parish Health Unit located next to Byrd Hospital in Leesville.  Office Hours are 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.. You will need an original legal description of the property with a seal on it from the Vernon Parish Clerk of Court.  The property owner must get the permit OR sign Designated Agent Form.

#3 – BUILDING PERMIT:  (337) 239-9933 ext. 101

Get this permit from the Vernon Parish Police Jury Public Works Dept.  It is located on Hwy 28 (Alexandria Hwy) about 5 miles out from Hwy 171.  It’s the big blue building on the hill.  Please bring the above permits and a copy of your legal description.  If building a house, bring 2 sets of house plans.  There is a fee for this permit.  No Cash Accepted.

Office Hours 7 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. (come before 3 p.m.)

*MUST HAVE ALL THREE PERMITS BEFORE ELECTRICITY WILL BE TURNED ON*