The Clerk of Court’s office is assisting customers in person with emergency filings Monday through Friday 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM at the Covington Justice Center. All other civil filings can be e-Filed, mailed or dropped off at the South entrance of the Covington Justice Center, as the Clerk of Court’s office is currently closed to the public due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

 

Current Order & Information:

6/19/2020 Update:
22nd JDC Seventh Amendment to Court’s Order of March 13, 2020 RE: Coronavirus

The Clerk of Court’s office in the Covington Justice Center is open from 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Monday – Friday for the purpose of accepting emergency filings & any other filings which, by law, require original documents to be filed.

The Clerk of Court’s office in the Slidell Towers building remains closed to the public

Marriage License applications will be available for St. Tammany Parish residents only and by appointment only at 985-809-8745, 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Monday – Friday

Birth & Death records can be obtained by St. Tammany Parish residents only and by appointment only at 985-809-8745, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Monday – Friday

 


Past Orders & Information:

6/1/2020 Update:
The Clerk of Court’s office in the Covington Justice Center is open from 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Monday – Friday for the purpose of accepting emergency filings & any other filings which, by law, require original documents to be filed.

Marriage License applications will be available for St. Tammany Parish residents only and by appointment only at 985-809-8745, 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Monday – Friday

Birth & Death records can be obtained by St. Tammany Parish residents only and by appointment only at 985-809-8745, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Monday – Friday

The Clerk of Court’s office in the Slidell Towers building remains closed to the public

5/15/2020 Update:
22nd JDC Sixth Amendment to Court’s Order of March 13, 2020 RE: Coronavirus
22nd Judicial COVID Update March 15, 2020

As required by State Law , R.S. 1:55A(1), R.S. 1:55 B(1)(a) and R.S. 1:55 E(1)(a)(i), the Clerk’s Office will be closed Monday, May 25th for Memorial Day

4/24/2020 Update:
22nd JDC Fifth Amendment to Court’s Order of March 13, 2020 RE: Coronavirus

4/14/2020 Update:
Governor’s Proclamation – Notice of Rescheduled Elections

4/9/2020 Update:
22nd JDC Fourth Amendment to Court’s Order of March 13, 2020 RE: Coronavirus

4/2/2020 Update:
Marriage License applications will be available for St. Tammany Parish residents only and by appointment only (985-809-8745), 8:30 a.m – 12:00 p.m Monday – Friday

As required by State Law , R.S. 1:55A(1), R.S. 1:55 B(1)(a) and R.S. 1:55 E(1)(a)(i), the Clerk’s Office will be closed Friday, April 10th for Good Friday

3/20/2020 Update:
22nd JDC Third Amendment to to Court’s Order of March 13, 2020 RE: Coronavirus
– All public access to the Court and the St. Tammany Parish Clerk of Court’s office is suspended during this public health emergency, except for filings:

  1. Pursuant to the Louisiana Protective Order statutes;
  2. Pursuant to Louisiana Code of Civil Procedure articles 3945 and 3601; and,
  3. Requesting a property bond for the purpose of bonding someone out of jail.

– Beginning Friday, March 20, 2020, the St. Tammany Parish Clerk of Court’s office shall remain open from 8:30 a.m. until 12 p.m. on Monday through Friday, for the purposes of accepting the above-mentioned emergency filings, and any other filings which, by law, require original documents to be filed.
– All other filings will be accepted by the St. Tammany Parish Clerk of Court’s office Monday through Friday by e-filing and facsimile filing . The recordation of land records will be accomplished by e-recording.

3/18/2020 Update:
Effective 3/19/2020, St. Tammany Parish Clerk of Court Personal Documents Department closed to the public
– Marriage License applications will be by appointment only at 985-809-8745
– Birth & Death records can be obtained by mail or online from Louisiana Vital Records at 504-593-5100 or www.ldh.la.gov
– St. Tammany Parish Clerk of Court will begin hosting 1-hour webinars on the e-File program eFileLA. Details available HERE.

3/17/2020 Update:
– St. Tammany Parish Clerk of Court Office in the Slidell Towers Building closed to the public
– St. Tammany Parish Clerk of Court Offices in the Covington Justice Center open to the public, except for Passports, Elections, & Jury Departments
– Court Updates from the 22nd Judicial District Court 22nd JDC Second Amendment to Court’s Order of March 13, 2020 RE: Coronavirus. Additional information may be available at www.22ndJDC.org

3/13/2020 Update:
– Jury Duty & other orders from the 22nd Judicial District Court  22nd JDC Order RE:  Coronavirus 
Notice of Rescheduled Elections