Ouachita Parish Building Departments (Louisiana)


Ouachita Parish Building Departments develop and enforce building codes to ensure the construction of safe buildings in Ouachita Parish, Louisiana. The Building Department maintains building and zoning records, including design plans for construction and renovation projects, records on the current structures on any parcel, maps showing property lines, and Ouachita Parish building permits issued by the department. They also keep records on a property's compliance with Ouachita Parish building codes, including building and zoning violations, as well as records of inspection reports. Many Building Departments provide online access to building records.

Monroe Zoning Monroe LA 3901 Jackson Street 71202 318-329-2212

Ouachita Parish Permits Monroe LA 1650 Desiard Street 71201 318-398-9729


Ouachita Parish Assessors evaluate the value of properties and parcels in order to determine property taxes. The Assessor's Office maintains current data on every property in the Ouachita Parish, LA including inventories of parcels and structures, zoning boundaries, and the value of all the property in the jurisdiction. Assessors may also keep Ouachita Parish building and zoning records, such as reports from on-site inspections, maps of property lines and zones, and value assessments for building improvements. Many Assessor's Offices provide online access to their records, including documents on building and zoning.

Ouachita Parish Assessor's Office Monroe LA 301 South Grand Street 71201 318-327-1300


Ouachita Parish Treasurers and Tax Collectors are responsible for the collection of property tax revenue in LA. The Office of the Treasurer and Tax Collector maintains and updates records on every parcel in the district, as well as maintaining certain building and zoning records. These records include building valuations, zoning boundaries, and building construction. Treasurers and Tax Collectors also keep documents on Ouachita Parish property taxes, including property tax assessments, defaults on property taxes, and tax liens. The office may also maintain information on property auctions and a property's prior liens or foreclosures. Many Treasurers and Tax Collectors provide online databases to access their Ouachita Parish building records, including documents on building and zoning.

Ouachita Parish Sheriff's Office Monroe LA 400 Saint John Street 71201 318-324-2551


Ouachita Parish Code Enforcement Departments ensure compliance with building and zoning codes for a county or local government. Code Enforcement Departments in Louisiana keep records on building code violations, zoning regulations, and zoning violations. They also maintain records on Ouachita Parish building inspections, complaints filed against properties or businesses, violations issued by the department, and other local rules and regulations. The records maintained by the Code Enforcement Department are often available online.

West Monroe Code Enforcement West Monroe LA 2305 North 7th Street 71291 318-396-2600