How do I obtain a Flood Zone Determination?

1.  Start by going to

2.  At the top left go to Permits & Licensing, and click Apply Online.

3.  Login to your account, if you have not already. 

4.  Select Louisiana as the State, and East Baton Rouge as the jurisdiction. The project type will be Permit. Click Next, then Get Started on a New Application

5.  Select the application type Flood Zone Determination, then click Next. 

6.  Complete the fields with information about your Project, then upload any necessary documents and files.

7.  When all fields are complete and documents uploaded, click Submit and your application will be forwarded to the City-Parish.  

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1. How do I apply for a permit?
2. How do I obtain a Flood Zone Determination?
3. How do I create an account with MyGovernmentOnline (MGO)?
4. How do I view a list of my Permits on MGO?
5. How do I submit documents for my Permit through the Customer Portal?
6. How much will my Permit cost?
7. How do I pay for my Permit?
8. How far in advance do I need to schedule an inspection?
9. Can I schedule an after hours inspection?
10. What is the Expedited Plan Review Service?
11. How long will it take to get a permit?
12. What is the Builders Package?
13. How do I add a TRADE permit to an EXISTING permit?