To obtain a Birth or Death Certificate, you must:
1.) Complete the Application for Certified Copy of Birth/Death Certificate,
sign it and submit it to the Clerk of Court’s office for processing. A copy
of this form may be obtained at the Clerk of Court’s office or by clicking
on the “Click here to obtain form” link below.
2.) Present a current photo ID.
3.) Make payment with cash, credit card or debit card.
IF your relationship to the person that you wish to obtain a birth/death
certificate on is not listed on the Application for Certified Copy of
Birth/Death Certificate you must complete the Louisiana Vital Records
Registry Release Authorization form (a link is also provided for this form
The cost of a birth certificate is $34.00.
Should you want a birth card, it can only be purchased along with a birth
certificate and the cost for the pair is $48.00.
The cost of a death certificate is $26.00.
If you request that we mail the certificate(s) to you there is an additional
cost of $5.00 for regular mail and $10.00 for certified mail.
Should you have any questions please do not hesitate to email us or to call
us at 337-363-5671.
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download the Release Authorization form.
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