Inspection & Code Enforcement
Aimee Vallot, Director
East Bank Office
Joseph S. Yenni Building
1221 Elmwood Park Blvd., Suite 101
Jefferson, LA 70123
West Bank Office
1855 Ames Blvd., Suite A
Marrero, LA 70072
Jefferson Parish Inspection and Code Enforcement is switching to a new Credit Card Processor for online, and in person payments effective January 22, 2019 @ 12:01 a.m. The fee for paying with a credit card will now be 2.09% of the transaction total. Credit cards accepted are Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express.
We will continue to accept checks, money orders and cashier checks, payable to Jefferson Parish Pooled Cash.
Inspection and Code Enforcement is taking another step in technology to better serve you. Effective November 1, 2017 all plans submitted to Jefferson Parish Department of Inspection and Code Enforcement for the purpose of obtaining a building permit, must be submitted in PDF format at the time of application.
Online permitting is now available!
Inspection and Code Enforcement Department
Our mission is to ensure compliance with laws pertaining to structural development within Jefferson Parish in an efficient manner, and to abate abandoned and blighted structures, for the overall safety of our citizens and visitors.
The department is an umbrella agency consisting of the following sections:
Building Plan Review | Site Plan Review | Building Inspections
Together, Building Plan Review, Site Plan Review and Building Inspections (Electrical, Plumbing and Mechanical) regulate all new construction and renovations by issuing permits for all structures, signs, trash dumpsters, and site restrictions within the Parish. In addition, the Plan Review section issues permits for garage sales in unincorporated Jefferson Parish.
Dangerous Building Abatement (DBA)
The Dangerous Building Abatement (DBA) Section facilitates the repair or removal of dangerous buildings.
An electronic version of the Jefferson Parish Code of Ordinances can be viewed online at Municode.com.