Call 1-877-284-1008 to speak to a VitalChek representative 7 days a week, 24 hours a day. Only persons named on the birth certificate may order through VitalChek. Fees Include: $17 non-refundable expedited searching fee.
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 is a copy of a birth certificate in SC?
South Carolina Birth Certificate Fees To request a South Carolina birth certificate, you are required to pay the state fees. The cost to process a certified copy of a birth certificate in South Carolina is: $12. In case you need more than one, each extra copy cost $3.
Can I get a certified 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 can I get a copy of my birth certificate in person South Carolina?
▼ The SC Dept. of Health issues birth certificates for all persons born in South Carolina. If you are in the local area, call the local office in North Charleston at 843-953-0032. If you are outside the Charleston area, apply online at www.sc.gov or call the main office in Columbia, SC at 803-896-6030.
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!).
How long does it take to get a birth certificate?
It typically takes 4 to 8 weeks to receive your certified birth certificate copy in the mail. If you need your replacement sooner, premium services such as VitalRecordsOnline.com offer a Rush Package with expedited shipping. Some states may even be able to provide a copy within 2-3 business days.
Are birth certificates public record?
Ordinarily birth certificates are public records. However, where a birth record is changed and a new birth record issued, the original birth record is no longer available for inspection except by court order.