The Clerk of Court’s hours of operation are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Due to research and verification purposes, we cannot process Birth and Death Certificates after 3:30 PM.

Download Birth Certificate Application

Download ID Requirements

Download Legal Entitlement to Birth and Death Records


The Clerk of Court staff are trained professionals; however, they are prohibited from giving any legal advice. Information regarding legal procedures may be obtained in any law library or by contacting an area attorney.

P. O. Box 100
DeRidder, Louisiana 70634
(337) 463-8595 - Phone
(337) 462-3916 - Fax
(337) 202-7834 - Criminal Records Fax