Clerk Offices in Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana

Find Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana clerk offices, including county, city, and circuit clerks, and clerks of court. Clerks provide information on public court records and legal documents, criminal, jail, and arrest records, marriage licenses, divorce, judicial, and probate records, businesses liens, notary services, real estate taxes and voter registration services.

There are 2 Clerk Offices in Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana, serving a population of 31,405 people in an area of 652 square miles. There is 1 Clerk Office per 15,702 people, and 1 Clerk Office per 325 square miles.

In Louisiana, Jefferson Davis Parish is ranked 19th of 64 parishes in Clerk Offices per capita, and 21st in Clerk Offices per square mile.


Elton City Clerk 1302 Main Street Elton, LA

Jefferson Parish Clerk PO Box 799 Jennings, LA

About the Jefferson Davis Parish Clerk Office

Clerks Offices in Jefferson Davis Parish, LA are responsible for maintaining public records for the county. The Clerk's office provides public access to records in accordance with local government regulations and laws. The Jefferson Davis Parish Office also provides support for the local elections process. The duties and responsibilities of the Clerk is regulated through Louisiana state, Jefferson Davis Parish, and local government statutes, ordinances, charters and regulations.

Residents may contact the Office of the Clerk for questions about:
  • Jefferson Davis Parish public records
  • Property records, mortgage records and title deeds
  • Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana vital records, birth records, death records and certificates
  • Marriage and divorce records, licenses and applications
  • Business & professional licenses, permits, and registrations
  • Election records, voter registration and poll locations
Jefferson Davis Parish Public Records

Jefferson Davis Parish Clerks keep a variety of public record including vital records and certificates including birth records, death records, marriage records, and divorce records. Clerks maintain Jefferson Davis Parish property and land records including mortgages, deeds, titles, tax liens, court judgments, maps, floor plans, blueprints, variances, probate and estate records.

The Office of the Clerk manages Jefferson Davis Parish public records and documents and may provide copies of public records upon request and fee remittance.

Permits & Licenses

A wide variety of Jefferson Davis Parish permits, and licenses are available at the Clerk's Office, including: hunting and fishing licenses, vendor permits, liquor licenses, parking permits, and special events permits. The Office may also provide professional services, including business licensing, permits, name registration and notary services.

Jefferson Davis Parish Marriage Licenses & Applications

Clerks provide marriage certificates, marriage license applications and records. The Office also provides information on the process and requirements for couples planning to get married. Jefferson Davis Parish Clerks Offices provide certified copies of marriage certificates upon request.

Voter Registration & Elections

The Office of Jefferson Davis Parish Clerks provide assistance to local elections, helping with voter registration, candidate filings, voter petitions, and swearing elected officials into public office.

Public Meeting Minutes

Clerks are responsible for posting public notices, government meeting records, agendas, and minutes in accordance with local Jefferson Davis Parish ordinances, regulations and Louisiana state law.