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St. Tammany Parish Justice Center

The St. Tammany Parish Justice Center (Courthouse) is located in Covington, Louisiana, at 701 N. Columbia Street.  The mailing address is P.O. Box 1090, Covington, LA  70434 .

Clerk of Court's Office - (985) 809-8700

Map to Courthouse

For driving directions, click here .


Archives
(985) 809-8745

Justice Center - Basement Level (Elevator B) - Archives Department
701 N. Columbia, Covington, LA

  • Genealogy and local history records

Birth Certificates/Birth Cards
(985) 809-8745

Justice Center - Ground Level - Personal Document Services
701 N. Columbia, Covington, LA

  • Official Louisiana birth certificates or birth cards

Civil Department
Justice Center - Basement Level (Elevator C)
701 N. Columbia, Covington, LA

  • Civil Filing & Costs, (985) 809-8776
  • Civil Minute Clerks (see Judges)   
  • Customer Service (employees provide copies of or information concerning Civil Suits) (985) 809-8733
  • Jury Selection (985) 809-8736 

Criminal Department
Justice Center - Basement Level (Elevator C)
701 N. Columbia, Covington, LA

  • Non-Support (985) 809-8737
  • Juvenile  (985) 809-8739
  • Criminal Records (985) 809-8732 
  • Misdemeanor Minute Clerks (985) 809-8781
  • Felony Minute Clerks (see Judges)

Death Certificates
(985) 809-8745
Justice Center - Ground Level - Personal Document Services
701 N. Columbia, Covington, LA

  • Official Louisiana Death Certificates

Elections Center

Elections Department
(985) 809-8700

Elections Center
601 N. Jefferson Ave., Covington, LA

  • Preparation, staffing and management of local, state, and national elections for St. Tammany Parish

Land Records
(985) 809-8710

Justice Center - Ground Level
701 N. Columbia, Covington, LA

Office of Malise Prieto, Clerk of Court, is located in this department.
Phone: (985) 809-8700

Location of all Public records concerning Real Estate (records date from 1810) including Certificates, Cancellations and Ownership Maps

  • Customer Service (employees provide copies of deeds and mortgages, assistance in finding property ownership,
    descriptions and status of mortgages and liens
     
  • Cancellations of Mortgages and Liens  (985) 809-8716
  • Property Assessment rolls dating from 1880 - 2000   
  • Mortgage Certificates (985) 809-8715

Marriage Licenses
(985) 809-8745

Justice Center - Ground Level - Personal Document Services
701 N. Columbia, Covington, LA

  • Issuance and recordation of St. Tammany Parish Marriage Licenses

Ownership Maps/Cartography Department
(985) 809-8717

Justice Center - Ground Level - Land Records Department
701 N. Columbia, Covington, LA


Passport Book/Passport Card
COVINGTON OFFICE ONLY
(985) 809-8710

Justice Center - Ground Level - Land Records Department
701 N. Columbia, Covington, LA

  • Processing of Passport Book and Passport Card Applications

Recording Department
(985) 809-8740

Justice Center - Basement Level (Elevator B)
701 N. Columbia, Covington, LA

  • Filing of Land Documents and Associated Costs

Uniform Commercial Code Filings/Chattel Mortgages:
(985) 809-8740

Justice Center - Basement Level (Elevator B) - Recording Department
701 N. Columbia, Covington, LA

  • Mortgages or Security Interests on movable property

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Slidell Annex Office

The Slidell annex is located on the 5th floor of the Slidell Administrative Complex (Towers Building) located at 520 Old Spanish Trail. The telephone number is (985) 643-6969.



The Clerk of Court Slidell Annex offers the following services:

  • *Property Transaction
  • *Recording
  • *Uniform Commercial Code Filings
  • *Civil Suit Filings
  • Marriage Licenses
  • Birth Certificates
  • Death Certificates


* Original documents will be received in Slidell and delivered to Covington. All processing of documents must be done in the Covington office. Copies of documents given back in Slidell will have a date and time stamp only!

In order to serve you better, please call for cost estimate prior to filing:  (985) 809-8740 (for fees relative to filing land transactions/UCC filing) and (985) 809-8776 (for costs associated with Civil Suits).

We look forward to serving you in the future!