- Official Bankruptcy Forms Official forms are approved by the Judicial Conference of the United States and are mandatory. They must be used to file a bankruptcy petition and take certain other actions in a bankruptcy case, such as filing a Proof of Claim or applying to pay a filing fee in installments.
- Procedural Forms Procedural forms are drafted and approved by the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts. They are recommended for use, rather than mandatory.
- Official court local forms approved by the US Bankruptcy Court for use in the Eastern District of Louisiana.