Louisiana State Board of Private Investigator Examiners

Recent Flood Hardship

LSBPIE understands that the recent flooding in south Louisiana has caused many hardships. If you are finding it difficult to complete your continuinng education or renew your license, please submit a letter to the board office explaining your situation. Each request will be reviewed to determine the best course of action regarding each person's unique challenge.

The board would like to convey its deepest sympathy to all affected by this tragedy, and we will try to assist in your recovery.

New Office Location

The move to our new location has been completed!  The new address is as follows:

     7414 Perkins Rd., Suite 120
     Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Thank you for your patience and understanding during this transition.

Pat Englade
Executive Director

Information Request Changes

Effective Immediately: All requests for information/records from the LSBPIE shall be submitted by Fax (225) 763-3536, by US Mail, or "In Person". The request must be signed by the person requesting the information/record and ID may be required. The LSBPIE is responsible for the custody of these records and wants to ensure the requests are received in a responsible manner. The LSBPIE staff appreciates your cooperation with this policy.

Quick Stats

Type Counts
Agencies 571
Individual 1240
Journeyman 136

Application Acceptance Times

The Board Office will only accept applications Monday through Thursday from 8:00am to 10:30am and 12:30pm to 2:00pm

LA Law on Tracking Devices

Please read Louisiana's R.S. 14:323 that details the use of tracking devices.

Training Manuals

The new training manuals are now available. They can be purchased in the office for $30 or by mail for $40.

Continuing Education

List of Approved Providers