Lafayette City View


220 West Willow Street, Building B
Lafayette LA 70501

Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Phone: 337-291-8000

DIRECTOR: Mary Sliman

Public Records Request

Development and Planning serves as a one-stop-shop for businesses and individuals involved in a variety of activities including developing property, zoning regulations, annexations, abandonments and historic property designations. The department also handles all permitting of construction projects, alcohol sales and bar cards, and the opening or relocating of businesses.  Development and Planning works with the compliance of zoning and building regulations as well as condemnation of unsafe structures and is responsible for the implementation of Lafayette’s comprehensive plan, PlanLafayette.

Fee Schedule

LDC Amendment Requested - Article 5

Proposed LDC Amendments Redline and Clean versions - Historic Preservation

Proposed LDC Amendments Redline and Clean versions - Short Term Rentals

My Government Online Customer Portal Instructions




Apply online and manage your Planning and Permitting Projects from your mobile device with MGO Connect, available in the App Store and the Google Play Store.





What is the MGO Connect app? Watch the short video below to learn more about the app and how to install it.