Welcome to St. Tammany Parish!


Dear New Resident,

Thank you for choosing to call St. Tammany Parish home. On behalf of our Parish Government, and all of your new neighbors here in St. Tammany Parish, we welcome you and members of your family. We know that you will enjoy the thriving lifestyle that our citizens (who currently number approximately 240,000) enjoy every day. We are proud of our diverse economy, our varied recreational choices and our appreciation of the arts and our cultural heritage.

Here in St. Tammany, we appreciate our natural surroundings which give us the opportunity to utilize the outdoors to the fullest, and we offer the same amenities — theater, the arts, shopping and night life — as many metropolitan areas, within the warmth of our close-knit community. Your parish government is dedicated to maintaining the standard of the quality of life our citizens have come to expect from the efficient use of our resources. We are committed to St. Tammany First.

We are happy to help you settle in and feel at home. For any questions you may have, our website can provide many answers. If you need help and you are not able to locate what you need here, please call 985-898-5243 so that we can direct you to the person you need. Our parish government business hours are Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.– 4:30 p.m.

We welcome you to St. Tammany and look forward to serving you.


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