- Call VitalChek at 1-877-817-7363, toll free 24 hours a day, 7 days a week or order online now through VitalChek.
- A search fee must accompany all requests for copies of vital records.
- Take/mail to: Local Public Health Agency.
- Take to: Bureau of Vital Records.
- Mail to: Bureau of Vital Records.
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How do you get a copy of your birth certificate?
- To obtain a copy of any of a birth certificate in the United States, write or go to the vital statistics office in the state or area where the event occurred. To ensure that you receive an accurate record for your request and that your request is filled with all due speed,
How much does it cost to replace a birth certificate in Missouri?
To request a Missouri birth certificate, you are required to pay the state fees. The cost to process a certified copy of a birth certificate in Missouri is $15. Each additional copy will carry a further fee of $15.
Can you get a birth certificate same day in Missouri?
We offer same-day printing of certified copies of birth certificates for individuals born in Missouri. For birth certificates prior to 1920, you must contact the Bureau of Vital Records at the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services.
How long does it take to get a birth certificate in Missouri?
The standard mail-in request processing time takes approximately 2-4 weeks, while telephone and online orders through VitalChek take 5-7 business days. Expedited mailing services for online orders is also available.
Can I get a copy of my birth certificate online?
You can get a certified copy of your birth certificate online or by visiting the birth certificate office where the person on record was born. Ordering your birth certificate online is the easiest way to order birth records.
Where do I pick up my baby’s birth certificate?
To obtain a copy of your baby’s birth certificate, write or visit your county Department of Vital Records for an order form. Some hospitals may provide you with an order form during your hospital stay.
How much does a birth certificate cost in Missouri?
The Vital Records Office can provide certified copies of Missouri birth certificates for $15.00 each with a cash, check, credit card (authorized signature required), or money order payment. Birth certificates are available for most births of 1920 to present. The birth certificate copy will be printed while you wait.
Do I need an appointment to get my birth certificate?
Birth Certificates may be obtained in person by appointment, ordered or by mail or purchased online.
What do I need to get a birth certificate for my child?
While filling out the paperwork for your child’s birth certificate, both parents will have to provide information such as Social Security numbers, full name, maiden name, and supply proof of identification — as well as include a mailing address (so bring your driver’s license or passport to the hospital with you!).