(985) 839-7825 Main Office                                                 



Emergency Alerts

This section is reserved for up-to-date notifications, in case of an emergency.

To be prepared visit our Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness webpage.


Click here to learn how to schedule a COVID 19 vaccination for:

Prioirity Group 1B to include in no particular order

Persons 70 years old and older

Outpatient clinic providers and clinic staff

Urgent care clinic providers and staff

Community care clinic providers and staff

Behavioral health clinic providers and staff

Dialysis providers and recipients

Home health care providersm direct support workers and recipients

Dental providers and staff

Schools of allied health students, residents and staff

More information can be found at https://ldh.la.gov/coronavirus/ 

Click https://ldh.la.gov/covidvaccine-locations/  for vaccine locations 


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Welcome to Washington Parish and all that it has to offer.

We have designed this website for You in hopes that all the information necessary

to live, work and play in Washington Parish is here. Our mission is to serve You the Public.

If there is anything that we have missed or of concern to you, please check our link,

"How Can We Assist You?". You have my personal pledge that if you have an issue that

needs addressing and you can not find it here, we will make sure that it gets to the

proper department to be expedited.

Richard "Ned" Thomas, Jr. - Parish President 


**********Upcoming and Agendas: (Please see individual Committee or Commission for full agenda)*******

Washington Parish Council Meeting January 11, 2021 at 6:00 pm 


For CENSUS PRESENTATION: Click the Orange Below!!


Washington Parish 2018 Occupational Licenses are now available!

Please check under Licensing and Permits for application and procedure.


As of January 14, 2021, the Choctaw Landfill is no longer accepting any type of plastics for recycling purposes.







We're Growing!

Washington Parish has been increasing its Building Permits for new construction over the last few years and opportunity for growth is throughout the Parish.

Please visit our Licensing and Permits page to get all the necessary information for your next project.
Click here for the Comprehensive Development Plan for further information. 



Public Notices 

 Washington Parish Government Administrative Offices at 909 Pearl Street in Franklinton

are open

Monday - Friday  8:00 am - 4:00 pm

When calling Washington Parish Government (985) 839-7825 please follow the prompts on our automated phone system to get to the proper department. For Washington Parish Council please call (985)839-7825 Ext 313





(To make it easier to download the file we have divided it into three parts)

2020 WPG Budget Part 1

2020 WPG Budget Part 2

2020 WPG Budget Part 3


Fiscal Year Ending 2019 Audit for the Choctaw Road Landfill  and Washington Parish Government can also be accessed under Administrative and Financial page.