Mortgage/UCC Fees

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See Additional Recording Fee section below for other charges that may apply.¬†Every document filed for recordation shall be captioned as to type of act on the 1st page and shall have on the 1st page a margin of 2″ at the top and 1″ at the bottom and sides. The type size shall not be less than 8 point, R.S. 13:844(B)(2). Documents to be recorded may be either 8 1/2″ x 11″ or 8 1/2″ x 14″ paper. Filing a document in two record books, e.g. mortgage & conveyance or conveyance & donation, costs twice the basic fee.

Document Recording (includes up to 10 names indexed, a certified copy and the LCRAA portage fee):
Basic recording cost for 1-5 pages : $105
Basic recording cost for 6-25 pages: $205
Basic recording cost for 26-50 pages: $305
Basic recording cost for 51 or more pages: $305 for first 50
+ $5 per additional page
Index fee after 10th name: $5 per name
Mortgage Releases (Cancellations)
Cancellation/Partial Release (single cancellation): $55.00
Inscriptions (each additional): $10
Affidavit of Identity (La. R.S. 9:5503):
General Conveyance & Mortgage Certificates
1 name and 1 tract or project: $20.00
Each additional name: $10.00
Each additional tract: $20.00
Conveyance Certificates
Each name: $20.00
Each Additional name: $10.00
Each name (Redated): $10.00
Each additional site: $20.00
Mortgage Certificates
First name: $20.00
Each Additional name: $10.00
Each name (Redated): $10.00
Each additional site: $20.00
Lien & Privilege Certificates
1st name: $20.00
Each Additional name: $20.00
Some prices vary depending on when inscription being cancelled was filed.
Oyster Lease: $105 pages 1-5 $205 pages 6-25
Notice of Repossession: $75
Partial Cancellations: Add $5.00 per lot after 1st lot released
Copy ONLY (from imaged document and not certified): up to $2.00 per page
Conformed Copies $5.00 + copy fee
Certified Copy: $10.00 + copy fee
Portal Fee: (effective 9/1/2014, per La. R.S.: 13:754) Actual amount
IRS Tax Leins (includes recordation of lien in Mortgage and UCC records and cancellation of the lien in UCC records): $135
Additional fee for cancellation of a single lien in the mortgage records $55
UCC – 11 (Search)
Per Debtor Name $30
Additional listing after the first 10 $1.00 each
Photocopies $1 each
Certified Copies $10 each plus copy costs
UCC – 1
Financing Statement $30
Financing Statement w/Assignment $35
Financing Statement relative to “as extracted collateral” or fixture filing $40
Financing Statement(Transmitting Utility) $205
Financing Statement(Public Fin. Transaction) $105
Additional Pages $2 per page
Additional Debtor Names $10
Each Non-Standard Form Fee $15 each
UCC – 3
Amendment $25
Continuation $25
Assignment $25
Debtor Correction $25
Master Assignment/Amendment $5 per financing statement
Termination ($5 per debtor paid at time of original filing) $0
Additional Debtors Named on Original $5 each