Welcome to the Official Website of Iberia Parish Government

As the hub of information and resources for our community, this website is designed to keep you informed and connected.

Here, you’ll find everything you need to know about our parish, from important news and events to local services and programs. Whether you’re a resident, a visitor, or a business owner, you’ll find the information and resources you need to thrive in Iberia Parish. We hope you enjoy exploring our website and learning about all that our area has to offer. If you have any questions or suggestions, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us. We’re here to serve you.

Iberia Parish News

Juneteenth Freedom Day 2024

June 17, 2024|

Our offices will be closed on Wednesday, June 19th 2024 in observance of Juneteenth Freedom Day. Normal Business hours will resume on Thursday, June 20th 2024.

National Mosquito Control Awareness Week 2024

June 14, 2024|

Governor Jeff Landry and Parish President M. Larry Richard have issued proclamations declaring June 16th to June 24th “Pilez Mosquito Week”! June 16th marks the beginning of National Mosquito Control Awareness Week.[...]

Parish President
M. Larry Richard

“From our unique capabilities, vibrant culture, and close knit community, to our rich history, southern hospitality, and beautiful scenery, it’s no secret why Iberia Parish is a favorite amongst tourists, businesses, and families.”

M. Larry Richard brings his business and governmental experience to Iberia Parish Government as well as his knowledge of business administration, finance, budgeting, procurement, contracts, investment recovery, communications, safety requirements, and construction.

Iberia Parish Council

The Parish Council, being the legislative body, bears the responsibility of formulating parish policies through the adoption of ordinances and resolutions. Additionally, it is the sole authority for approving the Parish’s budget. The Council enacts parish laws by passing ordinances. It is also vested with the power to conduct performance audits, monitor the operational efficiency of parish agencies, and convene oversight hearings on parish departments. These evaluations are conducted to ascertain the effectiveness of programs and whether budget allocations are appropriately utilized. The Parish Council regularly conducts public meetings, actively engaging the public in its decision-making roles.

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