Telephonic Sellers Registration
Louisiana law requires all telephonic sellers to annually register with the Louisiana Department of Justice at least ten days prior to doing any business in this state. The registration form shall be filed with the Consumer Protection Section of the Department of Justice along with a registration fee of ONE HUNDRED FIFTY DOLLARS.
Additionally, each telephonic seller must maintain a surety bond for FIFTY THOUSAND DOLLARS issued by a company admitted to do business in Louisiana. A copy of the bond must be filed with the Consumer Protection Section of the Louisiana Department of Justice. See La. R.S. 45:821-834.
An application for initial registration or renewal is $150.00.
Electronic Payment of Fees. Registration fees may be paid electronically at http://www.payladoj.com. Discover, Visa, and Master Card are accepted. A nonrefundable online service fee will be charged to the credit/debit card for registrants who choose to pay fees electronically.
Payments by mail. If registrants prefer, they may pay the required registration fee(s) by check, without incurring an online service fee. Checks should be made payable to the “Louisiana Department of Justice.”
Mail requested documents and check (if not paying electronically) to the following address:
Consumer Protection Section
1885 N. Third St., 4th Floor
Baton Rouge, LA 70802