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Election Information

  • Elections are held as scheduled by the Office of the Secretary of State. The Clerk of Court encourages residents of Ascension Parish to serve as Election Commissioners at the various voting precincts.Interested persons must attend one evening session to become certified as a Commissioner. Schools for new Commissioners are generally held twice a year. An Election Commissioner shall receive $200.00 for each election in which he/she serves.
  • A person interested in becoming a certified Commissioner must possess the following qualifications:

    1. Be a qualified voter of  Ascension Parish who is not entitled to assistance in voting.
    2. Not have been convicted of an election offense.
  • A person interested in becoming a Commissioner-in-Charge must posses the same qualifications as a Commissioner and also shall have successfully completed a general course of instruction for  Commissioner-in-Charge and shall have served as a  Commissioner in at least two elections during the last four years. Commissioner-in-Charge school is held once a year during the period beginning August 1st through the end of December. A Commissioner-in-Charge shall receive $250.00 for each election in which he serves.
  • If you are interested in becoming a Commissioner, contact Jeremy McCrory by e-mail at  jmccrory@ascensioncourthouse.org  or by phone at 473-9866 or 621-8400 ext. 304 with your name, address and phone number.
  • If you need information about absentee voting or voter registration, contact the Ascension Parish Registrar of Voters at  225-621-5780
  • To locate your polling location go to https://voterportal.sos.la.gov or download the mobile app GeauxVote.
  • Election dates scheduled for 2021: March 20th, April 24th, October 9th and November 13th.
  • Dates are subject to change by the Legislature.  Please call our office if you have a question about a particular election.

ELECTION COMMISSIONERS NEEDED!!

ASCENSION PARISH NEEDS YOU!  If you are interested in becoming an election commissioner please contact Jeremy McCrory at 225-621-8400, ext. 304 or email your name and mailing address to Jeremy at jmccrory @ascensioncourthouse.org to be notified of the next election commissioner class.