Non-EMT Compliance

J.P. Emergency Operations
& Communications Center
910 3rd Street
Gretna, LA  70053
Phone:  504.349.5360
Fax:      504.227.1315
Email the Emergency Management Department



Jefferson Parish Non-Emergent Permit 


 The sub-department of E.M.S. is responsible for the proper licensing of all the factors that comprise an emergency medical services system including ambulance companies and their vehicles.  This office is also responsible for regulatory authority of Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (licenses, vehicles and personnel).

The E.M.S. Program Compliance Specialist oversees compliance with federal, state, and local laws pertaining to E.M.S and Non-Emergency Medical Transportation.

Jefferson Parish Ordinance requires all Non-Emergent personnel operating in Jefferson Parish to have a Jefferson Parish Non-Emergent Permit.  The permit is to be kept on the Non-Emergent person at all times while performing duties. Occasional compliance checks are done.

Location of permits issued by Jefferson Parish EMS Compliance Office:

Jefferson Parish Emergency Management
Office of EMS Compliance
910 3rd Street
Gretna, LA 70053

To schedule an appointment call: (504) 349-5360.

Non - Emergent Service Informational Handout

Non - Emergent Company Application: Click Here

Non - Emergent Vehicle Application: Click Here

Non - Emergent Driver Application Requirements:

  1. Current Louisiana Driver's License - Class D
  2. Defensive Driving Certification
  3. CPR Certification/First Aid Certification
  4. New Permit $40.00 Annual Renewal $40.00
  5. State Criminal background check  
  6. Click Here for Non-Emergent Driver Application

For Drivers: A late fee of $100.00 will be assessed if the application is not submitted prior to the expiration date, along with the fee of $40.00 to renew your application.

Company License/Vehicle Permits: A late fee of $500.00 will be assessed if the application is not submitted prior to the expiration date; along with the normal renewal fees of $450.00 for company license and $250.00 for vehicle permits.