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Mortgages & Conveyances

These records include all land records.


Effective Date: August 1, 2017
ACT 173 of the 2017 Regular Legislative Session

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 of 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 x 11 paper or 8 x 14 paper.

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

1 to 5 pages


6 to 25 pages


26 to 50 page


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 x 14

$20 per page

Debtor Fee (No SS # or Tax ID)

$25 per debtor

Cancellation/Partial Release (single cancellation)


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 07/01/12


Maps/Plats oversize:

1 page + oversize charge


This includes up to 10 names indexed./p>

$5 per name after the 10th name

Notice of Repossession




Conformed Copy

$5 + copy fee

Certified Copy

$10 + copy fee


Actual Amount

Notary Fee


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