Request a Copy by Mail
- Complete the Birth Record and Notarized Certificate of Identity.
- Sign the application and the Certificate of Identity.
- The Certificate of Identity must be notarized or it will delay the process.
How to order birth records?
- Order Copies of Birth Certificates On-Line Available through a private records service for an additional fee; payable by credit card
- Order Birth Certificates by Mail Payable by check or money order
- Order Birth Certificates in Person Curbside service is available Monday through Friday,8:00 a.m.
What is the fastest way to get a birth certificate in California?
You may order copies through VitalChek on an expedited bases. California Vital Statistics issues Authorized and Informational copies of birth certificates; authorized copies are typically acceptable for passport, social security, employment and personal identification purposes.
How long does it take to get a birth certificate in Los Angeles County?
Most mail requests are processed within 20 days. The processing time does not include the delivery time to and from the office, weekends or holidays.
How long does it take to get a birth certificate in California in person?
Birth certificates start at medical facilities, pass through the Health Department, and arrive at the Clerk-Recorder’s Office. This process takes time—in most cases, the Office can issue a certificate four weeks after the birth of a child.
How do I get my original birth certificate?
Contact the vital records office in the state or territory where you were born to get a copy of your birth certificate. Follow the instructions for requesting copies and paying fees. If you need a copy fast, ask about expedited service or shipping when you place your order.
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.
How do I get a copy of my child’s birth certificate in California?
You may be able to obtain a copy of the original birth certificate by filing a petition under California Health and Safety Code Section 102705 in the clerk’s office of the county superior court where you reside (if you live in California), or the county where the adoption was finalized.
Where can I pick up my baby 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.
Is Vital Records USA legit?
Yes, we are a valid legitimate service designed to simplify the process of obtaining important certificates. We operate in the United States and employ American staff to process applications and assist our customers.
Can I get a birth certificate same day?
Getting your birth certificate in person States such as Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, amongst others, offer same-day walk-in birth certificate issuance.