UCC Fees

Effective July 1, 2001, Uniform Commercial Code (UCC) Revised Article 9 will be adopted in Louisiana.  Acceptable filing forms and filing fees have been amended as follows:

Standard UCC filing forms:

Louisiana Approved UCC-1 Financing Statement, Louisiana approved UCC-3 Amendment Form, the National Approved UCC-1 Financing Statement, and the National Approved Amendment Form.

All Louisiana filing forms approved prior to 7/1/01 will continue to be accepted as standard until 1/1/02;  however, we do encourage the use of the 7/1/01 version of the Louisiana approved forms.  Any other UCC forms will be accepted as non-standard and will be charged an additional $15 non-standard fee.


UCC - One Debtor

  • Financing Statement: $30.00
  • Financing Statement with Assignment: $35.00
  • Financing Statement relative to "as extracted collateral" or fixture filing: $40.00
  • Financing Statement (Transmitting Utility): $205.00
  • Financing Statement (Public Finance Transaction): $105.00
  • Attachments (each): $2.00
  • Additional Debtor Names (each): $10.00
  • Non-standard Form Fee: $15.00


UCC3 - One Debtor

  • Amendment: $30.00
  • Continuation: $25.00
  • Assignment: $25.00
  • Debtor Correction: $25.00
  • Master Assignment/Amendment (Per Financing Statement - 20 or more): $5.00
  • Termination (Per Debtor name paid at time of original filing): $5.00
  • Additional Debtors Named on Original (each): $5.00


UCC11 - Search

  • UCC Certificate (per debtor name): $30.00
  • Each additional listing more than ten: $1.00
  • Copies of Documents (per page): $0.50
  • Certification of Copies: $5.00


UCC - 1F

  • EFS Farm Product Notice Only (shared area): $30.00
  • (Fee includes prepaid termination fee, indexing of all debtor names and attachments)
  • UCC & EFS Farm Products Notice (entire form): $25.00
  • (Fee includes indexing all debtor names and attachments)


UCC - 3F

  • Amendments, Assignment, Continuation, Partial Release: $25.00
  • Fee includes indexing all debtor names and attachments


Note: Filing present for inclusion in the Central Registry database must be presented on the UCC-1F and UCC-3F forms; there is no non-stamped fee relative to these filings.



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-If you already have a Clerk Connect account, you do not need to set up an e-filing account. 

-You do not have to have a Clerk Connect query subscription account to e-file with the Clerk’s office.
-The email address that is entered will be the address to which all correspondence related to the filing will be sent.
-Please call (225) 389-3982 if you need assistance.

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2019-12-20-RFP -- UPDATED 2/3/20 2:40 PM



ADDENDUM NO. 1 -- 1/24/19


2019-12-20-Exhibit B - sample contract

2019-12-20-Exhibit D - cost proposal



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