Wastewater Discharge Permits

All Lafayette Parish industrial users must complete an application to obtain an Industrial Waste Permit prior to discharging industrial wastewater into the LUS sewer system. Best Management Practice (BMP) programs are available to vehicle wash racks, oilfield wash racks and hospitals if they meet certain qualifications. Some of these qualifications are listed in the documents below.

For more information:
Permit Application
Local Limits
BMP Permitting Programs
Calculating Extra Strength Sewage Charges (Surcharge Fees)


If you are within the LUS service area and have questions about discharge requirements for your business, call for more information about the Industrial Pretreatment Program:

Kiera Frey – Environmental Compliance Supervisor
kfrey@lus.org or call 337-291-5968