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The Clerk of Court is the chief elections officer for St. Tammany Parish.  The Clerk of Court chairs the Board of Election Supervisors, and is responsible for the following for all elections held in St. Tammany Parish:

  • Qualifying local candidates
  • Recruiting, training, and certifying qualified commissioners and commissioners-in-charge to manage election precincts
  • Supervising election day procedures to ensure compliance with the Secretary of State
  • Certifying election day results

Other Helpful Links:

Voter Registration Information – St. Tammany Parish Registrar of Voters

Election, Candidate, Qualifying, Ballot, Date, and Results Information – Louisiana Secretary of State

Become an Election Worker!

Parish-wide elections can require the work and commitment of up to 800 commissioners.  If you are interested in becoming a Certified Election Poll Worker/ Commissioner, please review the Requirements & Additional Details Here and contact our Elections department to be added to our Contact list.

Election Commissioner Training Documents:

1 Election Dates and What’s on the Ballot
2 Major Revisions to the 2020 SOS Informational Pamphlet
3 Preparation and Set Up
4 LA Wallet App
5 Geaux Vote App
6 Assistance to voters
7 Closing the Machines
8 Lockouts
9 End of Night Paperwork
Provisional Ballot Slideshow Presentation 2020
P.P.E. (Personal Protection Equipment) Guidelines

Department Information

(985) 809-8700

Justice Center Parking Garage
601 N. Jefferson Avenue, Covington, LA


NOTICE OF RESCHEDULED ELECTIONS – Pursuant to Proclamation No. 46 JBE 2020, issued on April 14, 2020, the elections previously scheduled for April 4 & May 9, and previously rescheduled  for June 20 & July 25, have now been moved to:
July 11, 2020 (Early Voting June 20 – July 4)
August 15, 2020 (Early Voting July 25 – August 8)

Classes for Election Poll Workers/ Commissioners:

CERTIFIED ST. TAMMANY ELECTION WORKERS who received an assignment letter must pre-register and attend a pre-election classCLICK HERE

UNASSIGNED ALTERNATES who received a yellow commission and would like to be added to the waiting list for an assignment in the July 11, 2020 electionCLICK HERE