Fee Schedule

Union Parish Clerk of Court
RECORDING FEE SCHEDULE
R.S. 13:844
Effective August 1, 2017


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 ½” x 11” paper or 8 ½” x 14” paper.

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

1 to 5 pages                                                                                                                     $105
6 to 25 pages                                                                                                                  $205
26 to 50 pages                                                                                                                $305
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 ½” x 14” $20 per page
Judgments and Liens -Debtor Fee (No SS # or Tax ID) $25 per debtor (CCP 1922)

Cancellations for Mortgage Records

  • Cancellation/Partial Release (single cancellation)                                                     $55
  • Cancellation/Partial Release (multiple cancellations)  Based on per page fee above

Affidavit of IdentityCCP 1922 & R.S. 9:5501-5503

  • Judgment or lien prior to 07/01/12          $18 +$6 for each additional pages + $3 for  each additional name)
  • Judgment or lien after 07/01/12               $0

Maps/Plats oversize:

  • + per page oversize charge of $25               $105 + $25 = $130 (1 page) see regular filing fees
  • SAME AS REGULAR FILING FEES W/EXCEPTION
  • OF $25 PER PAGE FOR OVERSIZE CHARGE
  • Notice of Repossession                                                                                         $75

Mortgage Certificate/Lien Certificate (10 year search)

  • 1 name and 1 tract or project                                                                                          $20
  • Each additional name                                                                                                      $10
  • Each additional tract                                                                                                        $20

Copies                                                                                                      (up to $2 per page)
Conformed Copy                                                                                               $5 + copy fee
Certified Copy                                                                                                 $10 + copy fee
Postage                                                                                                            Actual Amount
Notary Fee                                                                                                                           $10