Applicants Requesting a Permit
Mobile Home Permit Requirements
No utilities will be connected until the required
procedure and permits have been issued, inspected, and finaled out. Note:
Applicant must call for inspections when
Existing Mobile Home
One that already exist on site, had all inspections
and has all utilities connected.
Relocated Mobile Home
One that has been moved from one location to
another location. All utilities need to be connected before occupying
the mobile home. Permits and inspections are required.
Applicants requesting a permit for an existing
mobile home will be issued a occupancy permit of $40.
Three inspections are be required: Building,
Electrical and Plumbing, water must be on for the inspection.
If application is completed before 8:30 a.m., inspections may be
requested for that day.
Applications completed after 8:30 a.m. will be made
the next working day. The utility company will be notified the same
day of the inspection.
If inspections cannot be made as listed above,
the occupancy permit will be issued as a Will Call, applicant must
call 389-3233 for inspection, when ready.
Applicants calling in for inspections must call between 7 a.m. & 4 p.m. the day before.
Applicants requesting a permit for a relocated mobile
home will need the following:
Flood Zone Determination Form
List name of owner of property, lot or tract number,
street, subdivision, and the name, address, fax number, of the
professional who will provide you with a
Proposed Certificate of Elevation
of the mobile home location. Once the mobile home has been
blocked up on the proposed site, the professional must furnish the
inspection division a Official Certificate of Elevation
before utilities will be connected. Most Mobile Home Parks have
already provided the above information required for a permit.
Relocation Permit ($25.) Need Plot Plan-Building Inspection at 389-3209
Inspection will check the building line setbacks for
compliance. If located in a flood zone, the mobile home will be
required to be anchored in accordance with the attached chart. In
addition, a 3-foot by 3-foot landing shall be required unless door
opens to interior. Steps and handrails/guard rails shall comply in
accordance with the attached diagram. When ready for inspection,
call 389-3209 with your permit number and address. Address must be posted.
Electrical Permit ($25.) and Electrical
Inspection at 389-3213
Owner/tenant may apply for permit if the mobile home
plugs in to the electrical box. A licensed electrical contractor
will be required if any wiring must be done to connect the mobile
home. The electrician will call in for inspection when ready.
If owner/tenant obtained permit, he/she must request an
inspection when ready.
Plumbing Permit ($25.) and Plumbing
Inspection at 389-3230
Owner/tenant may apply for permit. Owner must call
for inspection when ready. If a licensed plumbing contractor obtains
the permit, he/she must call requesting inspection when ready.
Water must be on for the plumbing inspection.
HVAC Permit ($25.) and HVAC Inspection at
A permit is required if an A/C unit is connected. A
licensed HVAC contractor will be required to obtain permit, and call
for the inspection when ready.
Health Unit at (225) 242-4870
If an individual sewer treatment plant is required,
or approval of an existing unit; it must be approved by the Health
Unit. No utilities will be connected until approved by the Health
Unit. Documentation from the Health Unit will be required before a
permit is issued. Owner must bring the "Certification by
Installer" form to the EBR Parish Health Unit at 353 N. 12th
Street, Room 59, before a final inspection will be made.