Hours of Operation: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday

St. Landry Parish Courthouse
118 S. Court Street, Suite 121
Opelousas, Louisiana

The Occupational License Department issues parish licenses and alcohol permits for new and continuing businesses.  The fees collected are remitted monthly to appropriate recipients in accordance with applicable laws.  An occupational license and/or alcohol permit can be obtained in this department located in the St. Landry Parish Courthouse, 118 South Court Street, Suite 121.  Occupational licenses can also be obtained by mail, St. Landry Parish Sheriff, ATTN:  Occupational Licenses, P.O. Box 1029, Opelousas, LA  70571.  Please include a completed application and required fees. 

Alcohol permits can only be obtained in person


Occupational License Application (available online soon)

Occupational License Fees (available online soon)


Contact Information:

Gertrude Johnson, License Officer
(337) 948-5852