Normal Operating Hours
Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Phone: (337) 437-3550 Fax: (337) 437-3350
(See Department Directories for additional numbers)
1000 Ryan Street -Lake Charles, LA 70601
P.O. Box 1030 - Lake Charles, LA 70602
The Clerk of Court's Office will be closed for the following holidays
|New Years' Day||Monday, January 1, 2018||Tuesday, January 1, 2019|
|Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday||Monday, January 15, 2018||Monday, January 21, 2019|
|Washington Birthday ( Presidents' Day)||Monday, February 19, 2018||Monday, February 18, 2019|
|Mardi Gras||Tuesday, February 13, 2018||Tuesday, March 5, 2019|
|Good Friday ||Friday, March 30, 2018||Friday, April 19, 2019|
|Memorial Day||Monday, May 28, 2018||Monday, May 27, 2019|
|Independence Day||Wednesday, July 4, 2018||Thursday, July 4, 2019|
|Labor Day||Monday, September 3, 2018||Monday, September 2, 2019|
|All Saints Day||Thursday, November 1, 2018||Friday, November 1, 2019|
|General Election Day||Tuesday, November 6, 2018||N/A|
|Veterans' Day||N/A||Monday, November 11, 2019|
|Thanksgiving Day||Thursday, November 22, 2018||Thursday, November 28, 2019|
|Friday after Thanksgiving||Friday, November 23, 2018||Friday, November 29, 2019|
|Christmas Eve||Monday, December 24, 2018||Tuesday, December 24, 2019|
|Christmas Day||Tuesday, December 25, 2018||Wednesday, December 25, 2019|
|New Years' Eve||Monday, December 31, 2018||Tuesday, December 31, 2019|
- Additionally, each clerk of a district court, parish court, and city court shall close his office on all of the legal holidays provided on any day that the governor has proclaimed a legal holiday pursuant to R.S. 1:55(B)(3).
- Additionally, each clerk of a district court, parish court, and city court may close his office on any day an emergency situation has been declared by the governor or the local governing authority and governmental entities, including the courthouse, have been ordered to close pursuant to R.S. 1:55(E)1(b).
- If a proclamation is issued the Association office will post it on this website or you may obtain a copy from www.gov.state.la.us. Pursuant to R.S. 1:55(E)1(c).