Forms & Applications

Hello and welcome to the City of Abbeville Tax and Permit Department. Below you will find the requirements for permitting in the City of Abbeville as well as various forms.

building permit information

New Construction, Additions, Renovations

Commercial Building Permit Information

Commercial Building Permit Application (Serving Food)

Commercial Building Permit Application (Not Serving Food)

Erosion and Sediment Application

Landscaping Application

Self Contracting Affadavit - Notary Required

Site Plan Example

Tree Removal Application

State Fire Marshal Forms (Phone: 800-256-5452)

residential building permit information

Residential Building Permit Application Packet

Self Contracting Affadavit - Notary Required

Site Plan Example

mobile home/modular home permit information

Mobile Home/Modular Home Application Packet

Mobile Home/Modular Home Restrictions - Corridor #1 Map

Mobile Home/Modular Home Restrictions - Address List

  • Mobile Home – no more than 15 years old
  • Mobile Home – 14 ft x 65 ft or larger
  • Modular Home – 700 sq ft or larger

Electrical Inspection - Completed by Licensed Electrician

Family Permission Affidavit - Notary Required

moving structure permit information

Moving Home / Large Structure Permit Application

  • Moving company is required to provide a certificate of liablity
  • Moving company is required to provide a state contractor’s license
    and/or
  • DOTD yearly moving permit

Portable Buildings/Shed Permit Application

  • Moving company is required to provide a certificate of liablity
  • Moving company is required to provide a state contractor’s license
    and/or
  • DOTD yearly moving permit

Family Permission Affidavit - Notary Required

demolition permit information

Demolition Permit Application

Contract for Contractors - Company Hired by Homeower

Contract for Homeowners - Owners Completing Demo

Asbestos Removal Guidelines

Family Permission for Demolition Affidavit - Notary Required

Additional Permit Information

Culvert Permit Application

Water / Sewer Permit Application

Cutting Pavement / Sidewalk Application

Electrical Permit Application

Occupational license Applications

Applications Required to Open New Businesses

occupational licenses

Occupational License Packet (Serving Food)

Occupational License Packet (Not Serving Food)

Occupational License Packet (Cyber)

Occupational License Packet (Door-to-Door Vendors)

Occupational License (Itinerant Vendors)

Occupational License Packet (Food Truck)

(not accepting applications at this time)

Alchohol & Liquor License Notice of Intent Forms

Grease Trap Application

Sign Permit Application

Electrical Inspection - Completed by Licensed Electrician

Annual Renewal Forms for Licenses & Taxes

Annual Chain Store Tax Report

Plumber's License

Bar Card (Every Two Years)

Alcohol License Renewal Information

Occupational License Renewal

Health Department and Sales Tax Documentation

Sales Tax Application

City Fire Chief Inspection

Print and give to City of Abbeville Fire Chief

Additional Information

 

Inspections and Special Permits

Special Events Application Packet

Electrical Inspection (Mobile Home, Occupational Lic, Fire Damage)

Checklists

Checklist for Occupational License and Building Permit

Google Maps

Instructions for Google Maps

To view each map individually, remove the check from the check box on the left side of the name of the map. For example, if you would like to see only the District A map, remove all checks from the remaining maps and only leave District A with a check. This will give you access to only the area considered District A.  Unicorporated Islands are areas that have not been incorporated into city.

Google Map of Historical, Cultural, Main Street, and Corridor #1

Google Map of Municipal Elected Districts

Restrictions According to District

Explanation of Zoning

  • These are the only Commerical Zoning or Residential Zoning restrictions regulated in the City of Abbeville.
  • Property restrictions may apply if
    • stated in the subdivision guidelines (Clerk of Courts Office),
    • listed in the closing contract (at time of purchase),
    • and/or found in the documents below.

Click here to view a list of streets located in a Flood Zone

Click here to view List of Restricted Addresses for Mobile Homes or Modular Homes

Click here to view a list of streets located in Historical, Cultural, and Main Street Districts

Click here to view a Map of Corridor #1 (pdf)

Government

Important information and departments within your city government.

info@cityofabbeville.net

337-893-8550

P. O. Box 1170 Abbeville, LA 70511

Your Elected Officials

Court & Prosecutor

Boards & Committees

Public Safety

City Departments

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Police Jury

City Ordinances

Community

See what’s coming up, learn about our history, read about our historic preservation efforts and more.

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P. O. Box 1170 Abbeville, LA 70511

About Abbeville

Public Library

Abbeville Main Street

Public & Private Schools

Awards & Recognition

Historic Preservation

Community Calendar

Parks & Facilities

Business

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P. O. Box 1170 Abbeville, LA 70511

Abbeville Economic Developement

Business Permits & Applications

Economic Opportunity Zone

Abbeville Airport

Site Selection

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Vermilion Economic Development Alliance

How Do I…

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