Louisiana Vital Records

Louisiana State Vital Records Office

Louisiana Vital Records Registry
P.O. Box 60630
New Orleans, LA 70160
Recording: (504)568-5152
FAX: (504)568-5391

Make check or money order to Vital Records and include your phone number and a SASE.

Louisiana State Archives
3851 Essen Lane
P.O. Box 94125
Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9125

If no record is on file, a search fee equivalent to the cost of one copy of the record will be charged.

Record Type Cost Dates Comments
Birth Card $9.00 Since Jul. 1914 Records for New Orleans are available from 1892
Birth Certificate $15.00 Records for New Orleans are available from 1892
Death $5.00
Orleans Marriage Certificate $5.00
Birth $5.00 1790-1897 New Orleans records available from Louisiana State Archives
Death $5.00 1918-1948 Statewide records available from the Louisiana State Archives
Death $5.00 1804-1946
Marriage $5.00 1870-1946 For all parishes except Orleans, you should contact the parish in which the marriage license was issued.
Divorce Records are available from the clerks of the district court in which the divorce was granted. Call (504)592-9100.

Louisiana Parishes:
Acadia, Allen, Ascension, Assumption, Avoyelles, Beauregard, Bienville, Bossier, Caddo, Calcasieu, Caldwell, Cameron, Catahoula, Claiborne, Concordia, DeSoto, East Baton Rouge, East Carroll, East Feliciana, Evangeline, Franklin, Grant, Iberia Iberville, Jackson, Jefferson, Jefferson Davis, Lafayette, Lafourche, LaSalle, Lincoln, Livingston, Madison, Morehouse, Natchitoches, Orleans, Ouachita, Plaquemines, Pointe Coupee, Rapides, Red River, Richland, Sabine, St. Bernard, St. Charles, St. Helena, St. James, St. John the Baptist, St. Landry, St. Martin, St. Mary, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, Tensas, Terrebonne, Union, Vermilion, Vernon, Washington, Webster, West Baton Rouge, West Carroll, West Feliciana, Winn

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