Submit Building Permits Electronically In Calcasieu Parish With Service First Permits
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CALCASIEU PARISH BUILDING PERMITS
The Citizen Self Service Online Portal (CSS) now must be used for residents and contractors in the city to obtain an online building permit for a wide range of commercial and residential projects.
Differing from traditional building permit procedures, there is a unique set of guidelines that must be followed in order to receive your ePermit as quickly as possible.
Anybody applying for permits or plan cases through the portal will become registered users and will have access by logging in each time to track progress, upload documents, submit payments and schedule inspections.
An online permit expediting service on record will have the ability to perform these actions as well, saving time and effort for contractors and homeowners.
Which Projects in Calcasieu Parish Require an Online Building Permit?
Permits are required prior to beginning:
- any type of construction or remodeling/renovations project,
- moving a manufactured home, modular, or portable building,
- installation of electrical wiring, mechanical equipment, plumbing piping, or gas piping,
- re-roofing, or
Permit or Zoning Plan case applicants can access the CSS portal from a computer, tablet or smartphone to create a new account, apply for permits, make payments online, create new subdivision and zoning cases and view real-time data. Applicant Registration:
Who Can Submit an Electronic Building Permit Application in Calcasieu Parish?
Any homeowner, architect or a licensed contractor can apply to the City of Calcasieu Parish for an ePermit by providing enough information to describe the project fully and clearly.
Construction drawings are necessary on most construction projects and especially for commercial projects, these must be prepared by an architect. For a home improvement project, the homeowner may prepare the drawings, provided that the drawings are accurate, legible and complete.
What Happens if My Calcasieu Parish Online Building Permit Application is Returned?
If an applicant does not have all required supporting documentation and outside approvals, the City of Calcasieu Parish may accept incomplete applications but the applicants will need to acknowledge that permits cannot be issued until all required information is submitted, reviewed and approved by the city.
Work with Online Building Permit Experts
When you are ready to submit your online building permit application in Calcasieu Parish, there are a number of things that must be organized in the perfect manner for a quick approval.
At Service First Permits we will arrange the application, create PDF files of your documents, upload them and manage the entire process until you receive your Calcasieu Parish building permit.
To begin, contact us today at Service First Permits.