Birth Certificates & Death Certificates

You may obtain an original birth certificate or birth card at our office if you were born in Louisiana.  If not born in Louisiana, you must contact the state you were born in.  You may also obtain a death certificate if you died in Louisiana.

To apply for a birth certificate, you need a current picture ID.   You may only obtain a birth certificate, etc., for yourself, an immediate relative, or a child who you have an order of legal guardianship for.

Birth certificate fee – $34.00

Birth card fee – $14.00

Death Certificate – $26.00   (starting in June, 2013 till present)

Payable by cash or credit card.