Phone: (225) 389-8697

The Traffic Department processes all tickets issued by Louisiana State Police, Department of Public Safety, East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office, Louisiana State University Police and Southern University Police. The department prepares the traffic docket weekly for the court, stores all traffic minutes and houses all traffic ills when cases are closed.

All dispositions are submitted electronically to the Department of Motor Vehicles and all statistics are forwarded to the Supreme Court.

The Elections Department is actively seeking new commissioners to work precincts around the parish. Classes will be held in late July. Download the general informational brochure here and call (225) 295-4765 for more information about the upcoming classes.
Precinct Update Information for East Baton Rouge Parish Here


The East Baton Rouge Clerk of Court’s Office is now offering the availability of Birth and Death Certificates at our Downtown location in City Hall only from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.  Certificates are available on a walk-in basis only.  No appointment is necessary.  Click here for more information.


Effective March 1, 2019, credit card payments will be accepted in our Suit Accounting Department for suit filing. 
The percentage rate cost for credit card payments will be 3.5%. 
Please contact the Administrative Accounting Department at (225) 389-5121 if you need further information about your account.