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RAPIDES PARISH NEEDS YOU! If you are interested in becoming an election commissioner use the link below to take our training and complete the test.

  • Qualified voter, not entitled to assistance in voting
  • Can be 17 years old in 12th grade
  • Not have been convicted of an election offense
  • Not a law enforcement officer
  • Perform all duties required of a commissioner
  • Provide your own transportation to and from your assigned precinct
  • You must remain at your assigned location all day, you are unable to leave during your shift
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) will be provided for you

If you meet the qualifications you MUST:
  • Complete an application found here: Application For Commissioner
  • Complete the Commissioner online training and test found here: Commissioner training and test
  • Please follow all instructions.
  • Your test results and application must be emailed to or mailed to our office at 701 Murray Street, Suite 102, Alexandria, LA 71301.

As a reference a pamphlet can be found here: Informational Pamphlet for Election Day Voting (If you want a copy you can print or save from this link or one will be given at class as well.)

For your convenience an Election Schedule can be found here: Election Schedule

Thank you,

Robin L. Hooter
Rapides Parish Clerk of Court