Economic Development

Business Services

We welcome entrepreneurs and businesses interested in setting up shop in Carencro. Our growing community provides tremendous opportunity for your success. Please download and submit this occupational license form to get started.

Pay Building Permit online

The Carencro Business Association (CBA) is a great resource for local businesses to network and support one another and the local economy. Monthly meetings are held on the fourth Wednesday of each month at the Lafayette Parish North Regional Library. For more information, email CBA.

As part of Lafayette Parish, businesses in Carencro have access to One Acadiana and all of its resources. One Acadiana, formerly the Greater Lafayette Chamber of Commerce, seeks to help businesses thrive and advance the economic development of the region.

Businesses also have access to the resources available through Lafayette Economic Development Authority (LEDA), which aims to assist local companies to grow and succeed. Through its market intelligence research, business recruitment efforts, business retention and expansion resources and workforce development advisory service, LEDA serves businesses of Acadiana.

More resources for economic development:
Louisiana Department of Labor
Louisiana Department of Economic Development

Interested in learning more about business opportunities in Carencro? Please send an email, call 337-896-8481 or write to us at 210 E. St. Peter Street, Carencro, LA 70520.