9-1-1 Address Permit

Permit Requirements

A 9-1-1 Address Permit must be obtained for any new structure built or moved on to a property.

Printable PDF of step-by-step instructions

Permit Fee

  • $50 Fee - Residential and Mobile Homes
  • $100 Fee - Commercial/Industrial (Under $500,000)

Steps to Obtain a 9-1-1 Address Permit

  1. Bring legal description to the Parish Permit office for an address permit. The department is located on the 8th floor of Government Plaza 318-226-6949.
  2. Contact the Caddo Parish Health Department at 318-676-5265 concerning your septic system, if applicable. The department is located at 1035 Creswell Avenue.
  3. Contact the MPC at 318-673-6480 concerning a Zoning Certificate for the property, if placing a mobile home within 5 miles of City. The department is located on the 4th floor of Government Plaza.
  4. Bring legal description to the Parish Permit office for an address permit. The department is located on the 8th floor of Government Plaza 318-226-6949.
  5. Bring all of the above paperwork to the City Permit office on the 1st floor of Government Plaza 318-673-6100.

Note: If you are outside that 5-mile buffer - you may omit the third step.
Note: If you are not on a septic system - you may omit the 2nd step.

Additionally Required Permits

Once you obtained a 9-1-1 Address Permit, you may apply for any other permits or inspections you may require. The City of Shreveport Permits and Inspections Office, located on the first floor of Government Plaza at 505 Travis Street, issues additional permits and conducts inspections for Caddo Parish. For more details, please call 318-673-6100.

Note:

You must have a 9-1-1 Address Permit before you obtain any additional permits from the City.