Honorable Theresa A. Robichaux

Clerk of Court



*Next week is the annual “Lawyers in Libraries” statewide week of service. Between October 21-26, people can receive limited legal advice from pro bono attorneys for civil matters at public libraries in 61 parishes across the state.  Click here for the list of parishes hosting the event.

*Early voting for the November 16, 2019 general election begins Saturday, November 2 through Saturday, November 9 (except Sunday, November 3) from 8:30 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. at the Registrar of Voters office on the 1st floor of the Government Tower building.

*On Election Day, November 16, polls will open at 7:00 a.m. and close at 8:00 p.m.

Elections Department


The Elections Department is located at 415 Goode St., one block from the Old Courthouse building.

Phone: 985-868-6802

Fax: 985-868-8309

Supervisor: Nancy Boudreaux


The Elections Department, along with the Parish Board of Election Supervisors, is responsible for the preparation and conduction of all elections in Terrebonne Parish, including the qualifying of candidates for local elections.


The Department is also responsible for the training of all Commissioners and Commissioners-in-Charge who work at the precincts on Election Day.


The Elections Department is also responsible for the following:


  • Preparing election related information to be given to each candidate when qualifying and notifying candidates of their ballot number when issued by the Louisiana Secretary of State's Office.

  • Sending commissions to the Commissioners-in-Charge, Commissioners and Alternate Commissioners who were selected at the draw for the election conducted by the Parish Board of Election Supervisors.

  • Notifying Commissioners-in-Charge and Commissioners of all pertinent information for the election, including the dates, times and place of Early Voting.

  • Conducting pre-election schools for Commissioners and Commissioners-in-Charge.

  • Notifying all Deputy Custodians in charge of precinct locations of election dates, times of voting machine delivery the day before the election, and the dates and times of voting machine pick-up the day after the election.

  • Assists the Parish Board of Election Supervisors at the sealing of the voting machines prior to the election, tabulating Early Vote results, and the re-tabulation of the voting machines after the election.

  • Placement of Clerk of Court staff to conduct all election night procedures.

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