You may request a certified copy of a birth certificate from your local county office or the State Office of Vital Records. This request can be made in person or by mail. You can also request certified copies online using one of our approved third-party vendors (GO Certificates, ROVER, and Vital Chek).
How can I get a certified copy of birth certificate?
- The fee for the search of a birth certificate is $15.00 and will include the issuance of one certified copy to a qualified applicant if the certificate is on file. Additional copies will be issued at a cost of $15.00 each.
How much does it cost to get a birth certificate in Georgia?
The fee for an authorized copy of your birth certificate in Georgia is $25.
How long does it take to get a birth certificate in Georgia?
Most orders take 2 to 4 weeks for processing. Expedited processing and shipping are available for an additional $10. For more information on how you can request a vital record, contact the Office of Vital Records at 404-679-4702 or email [email protected]
How can I get my birth certificate from Georgia without ID?
You can call the state vital records office at (404) 679-4702 to get the address and phone number of the vital records registrar and custodian of a specific county. You also can request a certified copy of your birth certificate at the main state office in Atlanta, regardless of where in Georgia you were born.
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 can I get a copy of my birth certificate in person?
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.
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!).
What do you do if you have no identification?
Keep your original documents in a safe. Store a certified copy of your birth certificate in your safe. Do not store your Birth Certificate and Social Security card in your wallet or purse, keep them in a safe place in your home or office where you will be able to find them easily.
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.