• Village of Maurice

  • Village of Maurice Business Guide

    BUSINESS LICENSES AND PERMITS

    Every business operating in the city limits of Maurice must have the proper licenses and permits. Licenses and permits are obtained through Maurice City Hall located at 405 Lastie Ave., Maurice, LA 70555. The following is contact information for obtaining proper business licenses and permits:

    If you are planning to build or purchase and renovate a building, you will need a building permit and your plans will need to be submitted to Maurice City Hall and then approved by Primeaux, Touchet Associates.

    CONTACT

    Maurice City Hall – 337-893-6406
    Judy Broussard, Permit Tech.

    If within the City Limits, you need to obtain a Village of Maurice Occupational License.

    CONTACT

    Maurice City Hall – 337-893-6406
    Melanie Denais, Municipal Clerk

    If you are planning on selling alcohol, you will need a Village of Maurice Alcohol License and a State Permit.

    CONTACT

    Maurice City Hall – 337-893-6406
    Melanie Denais, Municipal Clerk

    Firms engaged in handling, processing, packaging and warehousing of food should contact the City and State Departments of Health

    CONTACT

    Vermilion Parish Health Unit
    2501 Charity Street
    Abbeville, LA 70510
    337-893-1443

    Department of Health and Hospitals provides additional information on their website for new businesses.

    http://www.dhh.louisiana.gov/index.cfm/page/632/n/228

    Certain other local permits may be needed, depending on the type of business. When you register for your occupational license, be sure to ask what permits are required.

    To set up Utilities in the city limits:

    Water & Sewage

    CONTACT

    Maurice City Hall – 337-893-6406
    Joan Methvin, Utility Clerk

    GAS

    CONTACT

    CenterPoint Energy
    Customer Account Set Up—800-477-0177

    Electricity

    CONTACT

    Entergy
    Customer Account Set Up—800-616-8203

    Telephone and Internet service providers in the Village of Maurice:

    AT & T                                     (800) 288-2020
    COX Communications             (337) 893-3376

    Trash Can and Set Up Services for the Village of Maurice:

    CONTACT

    Vermilion Parish Police Jury
    8500 Birch Road
    Abbeville, LA 70510
    (337) 898-4338

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