The Parish of Caddo uses the ordinances Chapter 48 as the guideline to approving subdivisions.
Each plat submitted is reviewed by up to four departments in Public Works before it can be
signed by the Director.

Approval Process

The following is a brief guideline for submission.

  • Review ordinance Chapter 48
  • Submit proposed plat and construction plans with specs to the Caddo Parish Permit Office
  • Approval process usually takes about 10 business days. After which you can
    check back with the Permit Office on status.
  • After all corrections and changes are made, the plat can be signed with appropriate
    fees paid.
  • Return mylar for proper recording with Public Works Permit Office.

Proposed Parish Roads

The subdivisions with proposed public roads, the following are a few guidelines to follow during
design and construction.

  • Review Ordinance Chapter 48
  • Be sure to install or construct what was proposed and approved only.
  • Ensure proper Parish Inspection is coordinated.