City-Parish Enterprise Zone Application

Applicant Eligibility

Enterprise Zone applications will only be considered if the City-Parish has received notice from the State of Louisiana confirming that the applicant has already filed an Advance Notification with Louisiana Economic Development (LED). The Office of the Planning Commission will send a ‘Notice to Apply’ to eligible projects upon its receipt of Advance Notification from LED.

Eligible applicants have 30 days to submit a completed City-Parish Enterprise Zone Application (PDF) and Certificate of Necessity of Participation (PDF) with a check or money order payable to the City of Baton Rouge in the amount as determined by the application fee schedule (PDF).

Submitting the Application

Application forms and fees can be submitted by mail to:
City-Parish Planning Commission
P.O. Box 1471
Baton Rouge, LA 70821

Or in person to:
City-Parish Planning Commission
1100 Laurel Street, Suite 104
Baton Rouge, LA 70802

Additional Information

For more information, view the Enterprise Zone Information (PDF) or the Economic Development Web Map.

Information regarding the project’s physical location such as Census Tract, Block Group, and lot identification number (Lot ID) can be found at the City of Baton Rouge and Parish of East Baton Rouge Geographic Information System (GIS) website. Prospective applicants should contact the Planning Commission at 225-389-3144 with any questions concerning the application documents or application process.