Where to Obtain a Louisiana Death Certificate

Cost of copy: $7.00* Fees for mail-in services are payable by check or money order. Checks and money orders should be made payable to Louisiana Vital Records. A copy of a valid photo ID for the applicant is required. * A $0.50 state charge must be added to each
Organization: Vital Records Registry
Address: P.O. Box 60630, New Orleans, LA 70160
Remarks: Death records are strictly confidential and are maintained by the Center of Vital Records and Statistics for 50 years. Death records older than 50 years are retained at the Louisiana State Archives (PO Box 94125, Baton Rouge, LA 70804). For more information on who may obtain a death records, how to submit a request, special requirements, and additional information regarding death records, please visit the Louisiana Center of State Registrar and Vital Records Website.