Info. on Arch/Eng License Laws and Rules in LA/Bldg Officials Manual

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IT'S TIME TO RENEW YOUR FIRM REGISTRATION (CERTIFICATE OF AUTHORITY)

The firm registration renewal period of July 1, 2018 through June 30, 2019 will open on May 1, 2018.

Renewal Forms will not be delivered via mail. Please download the form that corresponds with your registration type, complete it fully, and mail it along with your check (we are unable to accept credit card payments) to LSBAE, 9625 Fenway Avenue, Suite B, Baton Rouge, LA 70809. Your completed form and payment must be postmarked by June 30. If your renewal application is not postmarked on or before June 30th, a delinquent fee equal to the renewal fee of $75 (in-state) or $150 (out-of-state) will be assessed in addition to the regular renewal fee for a total of $150 (in-state) or $300 (out-of-state) respectively. Renewal forms that are delinquent more than 90 days may also be subject to fines in addition to the delinquent fees.

RENEWAL APPLICATION FEES FOR THE PERIOD
JULY 1, 2018 through JUNE 30, 2019
In-State Out- of State Delinquent
$75 $150 $150 (in-state)
($75 renewal fee & $75 delinquent fee)
$300 (out-of-state)
($150 renewal fee & 150 delinquent fee)

Please note that if your registration is delinquent you will be required to pay BOTH the delinquent fee and the renewal fee.

FIRM REGISTRATION TYPES AND RENEWAL FORMS

Professional Architectural Corporation - your license number will begin with “AC”

Architectural-Engineering Corporation – your license number will begin with “AE”

Limited Liability Corporation – your license number will begin with “LL”

Architectural Firm – your license number will begin with “AF”

Questions should be directed to bd@lsbae.com.

LSBAE SEEKING CANDIDATES FOR LOUISIANA ARCHITECTS SELECTION BOARD

LSBAE is seeking candidates from Districts 1 to 5 to serve on the Louisiana Architects Selection Board beginning September 15, 2018. Any resident architect holding a current Louisiana license desiring nomination must deliver a written nomination on a current form and/or reproduction obtained from board office to 9625 Fenway Avenue, Suite B, Baton Rouge, LA 70809, signed by not less than 10 resident architects holding a current Louisiana license between May 1 and May 31 at 5 p.m. The nomination shall state the parish in which the nominee resides and the district for which election is sought. Nominations received on or before such deadline shall be considered timely delivered. Confirmation of receipt is the sole responsibility of the nominee.

District 1 consists of the Parishes of Orleans, Plaquemines and St. Bernard.

District 2 consists of the Parishes of Assumption, Jefferson, Lafourche, St. Charles, St. James, St. John the Baptist, St. Tammany, Terrebonne and Washington.

District 3 consists of the Parishes of Ascension, East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Iberville, Livingston, St. Helena, St. Martin, Tangipahoa, West Baton Rouge and West Feliciana.

District 4 consists of the Parishes of Acadia, Allen, Avoyelles, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, Evangeline, Grant, Iberia, Jefferson Davis, Lafayette, Natchitoches, Pointe Coupee, Rapides, Sabine, St. Landry, St. Mary, Vermilion and Vernon.

District 5 consists of the Parishes of Bienville, Bossier, Caddo, Caldwell, Catahoula, Claiborne, Concordia, DeSoto, East Carroll, Franklin, Jackson, LaSalle, Lincoln, Madison, Morehouse, Ouachita, Red River, Richland, Tensas, Union, Webster, West Carroll and Winn.