Homestead Exemption



How To Apply For Your Homestead Exemption in New Orleans

The Orleans Parish Assessor has specific requirements to qualify you for the Homestead Exemption. To file for your Homestead Exemption, you may be required to provide proof that you reside in the purchased property. We recommend that you contact the Assessor for full instructions. You must renew your Homestead exemption every year. Ask the Assessor to provide renewal information. The Assessor can be contacted at the number provided below.

Honorable Erroll G. Williams
Phone: (504) 658-1300


How To Apply For Your Homestead Exemption in Jefferson Parish

You must apply in person, at the East Jefferson office in Elmwood or the West Jefferson office in Gretna, and you must bring a recorded copy of the act of sale. This copy will include the conveyance numbers (number of the book and page on which the sale is recorded at the office of conveyance); you will receive it in the mail from the notary who handled the closing.


New Gretna Courthouse
200 Derbigny Street, Suite 1100
Gretna, LA 70053
(504) 362-4100


Yenni Building
1221 Elmwood Park Blvd. Suite 901
Harahan, LA 70123
(504) 736-6370 8:30 A.M. until 4:30 P.M. Monday through Friday


How To Apply For Your Homestead Exemption in St. Tammany Parish


St. Tammany Homestead Exemption Form


Covington Office
St. Tammany Parish Justice Center
701 N. Columbia Street
(985) 809-8180


Slidell Office
61134 North Military Rd.
(985) 646-1990


First District Assessor Office Hours 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday


How To Apply For Your Homestead Exemption in St. Charles Parish

You must apply in person, and you must bring a recorded copy of the act of sale. This copy will include the conveyance numbers (number of the book and page on which the sale is recorded at the office of conveyance); you will receive it in the mail from the notary who handled the closing.


St. Charles Parish
15045 River Road
Hahnville, LA 70057
Phone: (985) 783-6281 or (504) 467-5982


Hours: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM - Monday through Friday


How To Apply For Your Homestead Exemption in St. Bernard Parish

You must apply in person, and you must bring a recorded copy of the act of sale. This copy will include the conveyance numbers (number of the book and page on which the sale is recorded at the office of conveyance); you will receive it in the mail from the notary who handled the closing.


St. Bernard Parish
1100 W Saint Bernard Hwy Ste 105
Chalmette, LA 70043-4765
(504) 279-6379
8:30 A.M. until 4:30 P.M. Monday through Friday

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Orleans Parish
Jefferson Parish
St. Tammany Parish
River Parishes


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