Passport book applications are accepted at the Acadia Parish Clerk of Court office on the second floor.  Passport books are good for air, sea, or land travel.  In order to obtain a passport book, the applicant must have the following:

Passport card applications are accepted at the Acadia Parish Clerk of Court office on the second floor.  Passport cards are good for land and sea travel only.  In order to obtain a passport card, the applicant must have the following:

 


Birth Certificate and Birth Card applications are accepted at the Acadia Parish Clerk of Court office on the second floor.  In order to obtain, the applicant must have the following:

The requirements are:

  1. You must fill out a completed application which you can obtain from the Clerk's office

  2. You must present identification, which consists of one of the following:

The birth certificates can be issued from 1983 until current and the birth cards can be issued going back 100 years.  For new borns, you have to wait ninety (90) days before you can obtain a birth certificate.

The fees for these services are:

Birth Certificates: $24.00
Birth Cards: $14.00

We can only accept checks, cash, or money orders for this service.  The check or money order should be made payable to the "Acadia Parish Clerk of Court".

Anyone may purchase a birth certificate or birth card provided that the proper application has been filled out.

A birth card can be used for anything that a birth certificate can be used for.

 


 

If you have any questions about the status of a pending application for passports, please call the:

National Passport Information Center
1-877-4USA-PPT (1-877-487-2778)
TDD/TTY: 1-888-874-7793

E-MAIL Access: npic@state.gov

Appointments call: (877)487-2778


If you have any questions about the process or for further information about Passports or vital records, please call (337)788-8881.  Passport forms and related information is available at the U.S. Department of State Web site.