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Recording and Civil Fee Schedules in Evangeline Parish

EVANGELINE PARISH

RECORDING FEE SCHEDULE
Act 1973 of the 2017 Regular Legislative Session
Effective August 1, 2017

A “document” is defined as those pages presented together for filing or recording, inclusive of the act, together with exhibits, riders, or additional documents attached thereto, including but not limited to powers of attorney, property, description exhibits, tax certificates and researches, mortgage certificates, resolutions, certificates, and surveys, R.S. 13:844 (B)(1).

Every document filed for recordation shall be captioned as to type of act on the 1st page and shall have on the 1st page a margin 2” at the top and 1” at the bottom and sides. The type size shall not be less than 8 point, R.S. 13:844(B)(2). Documents to be recorded may be either 8 ½” x 11” paper or 8 ½” x 14” paper.

Documents to be recorded in 1 index type (fees are assessed separately for each recording book):

1 to 5 pages

$105

6 to 25 pages

$205

26 to 50 pages

$305

51 or more pages

$305 for the first 50 pages +$5 per additional page

This includes up to 10 names indexed, a certified copy, and the LCRAA Portal Fee.

Index Fee after the 10th name

$5 per name

Paper size larger than 8 ½” x 14”

$20 per page

Debtor Fee (No SS# or Tax ID)

$25 per debtor

Cancellation/Partial Release (single cancellation)

$55

Cancellation/Partial Release (multiple cancellations)

Based on per page fee above

Affidavit of Identity

Judgment or lien prior to 07/01/12

$23 +($6 for each additional page + $3 for each additional name)

Judgment or lien after 07/10/12

$0

Maps/Plats oversize:

1 page + oversize charge

$125

This includes up to 10 names indexed

$5 per name after the 10th name

Notice of Repossession

$75

Mortgage Certificate/Lien Certificate (10 year search)

1 name and 1 tract or project

$20

Each additional name

$10

Each additional tract

$20

Copies

$1 (per page)

Conformed Copy

$5 + copy fee

Certified Copy

$10 + copy fee

Postage

Actual Amount

Notary Fee

$10

CIVIL FILING FEES EFFECTIVE AUGUST 1, 2017

ADVANCE DEPOSITS

Petition (One Service)

$400.00

Adoption (Intra family)

$500.00

Adoption – without service

$350.00

Damages (with one (1) service)

$400.00

Divorce with acceptance of service

$300.00

Divorce with service

$375.00

Executory Process

$800.00

(each additional defendant)

$350.00

Garnishment (New)

$500.00

Garnishment (Existing)

$350.00

Open Account or Note

$450.00

Third Party Demand

$300.00

Reconventional Demand

$300.00

Intervention

$300.00

Writ of FIFA

$350.00

Rule

$300.00

Exhibits (per page)

$ 2.00

Estate & Tutorship

$500.00

Estate with Will

$600.00

Subpoena Request with Service

Each Additional Defendant, any matter

Service on the Secretary of State, an additional

$150.00

$150.00

$50.00

WITNESS FEES UPON ISSUANCE OF SUBPOENA

Per Day

$ 8.00

Per Mile

$ .16

OUT OF PARISH WITNESS

Per Day

$ 30.00

Per Mile

$ .20

Officer Witness

$ 40.00

Note: This new schedule is in accordance with Senate Bill 236, now Act 173 of the 2017 Regular Session of the Louisiana State Legislature which will become effective August 1, 2017.