First Judicial District Reopen Order 5-14-2020


Judge Brady O'Callaghan Rules for Attorney & Litigant Decorum in Video Court Appearances


Per Supreme Court Order dated 4-6-2020

Clerk's Offices: Courts should work with parish clerks to encourage in-person filings of court pleadings to be replaced with filing by other means, such as U.S. mail, e-filing, email or facsimile. In all criminal, juvenile and civil matters handled on an emergency or expedited basis, a record shall be kept under the direction of the acting judge for each action.


Juvenile Court COVID-19 Order (3-23-2020)


The Louisiana Department of Vital Records has been advised to stop in-person requests for birth certificates. They are advising customers to obtain them through the mail or online. We can still issue EMERGENCY certificates. (3-18-2020)


Louisiana Governor Proclamation Phase 1 Order (5-14-2020)

Louisiana Governor Proclamation Extension of Emergency Provisions (5-14-2020)

Louisiana Governor COVID-19 Proclamation to Extend Stay-At-Home Order(5-1-2020)

Louisiana Governor COVID-19 Proclamation (Remote Notarization)(3-26-2020)

Louisiana Governor COVID-19 Proclamation (Public Health)(3-11-2020)

Louisiana Governor COVID-19 Proclamation (Legal Prescriptions)(3-13-2020)


Louisiana Supreme Court Order (5-15-2020)

Louisiana Supreme Court Order - LASC Deadlines (5-15-2020)

Louisiana Supreme Court COVID-19 Order (4-29-2020) (Remote Proceedings and Commencement of Jury Trials)

Louisiana Supreme Court COVID-19 Order (4-6-2020) (Continuances)

Louisiana Supreme Court COVID-19 Order (4-29-2020) (Filing Deadlines)


Juvenile Rescheduling Chart for Child Support


To do our part in helping to "flatten the curve" of the COVID-19 pandemic, we recommend doing the following before coming to the Caddo Parish Clerks office:

For civil filings, mail your original documents to:

Civil Filing

501 Texas Street

Room 103

Shreveport, LA 71101

For prescription issues, fax your suit to 318-227-9080 and then mail original to address above.

For any filing over 50 pages, please contact the civil filing department at 318-226-6776 about emailing your document.


To record a mortgage or conveyance, please use our e-recording option from Clerk Connect or search LCRAA(free) for indexes.


To search marriage license indexes, you can search LCRAA(free) for licenses for the entire state or use Clerk Connect for licenses in Caddo Parish


For birth certificates, please use VitalCheck to prevent a trip to our office.


Message from Shreveport Bar regarding Self Represented Legal Forms