How to obtain a copy of a birth certificate:
- Visit our main office: 3225 University Blvd. S.
- Mail a request to: Office of Vital Statistics. MC-21.
- Order via telephone: You may order birth and death certificates by phone with a credit card by calling VitalChek at 1-877-297-9125.
Where can you get a birth certificate in Florida?
- Florida birth certificates are issued through the Vital Statistics Office at the Florida Department of Health in Escambia County (DOH-Escambia). Orders may be placed in person, by mail, or online through VitalChek.
Where can I get a copy of my birth certificate in Florida?
How Do I Order a Florida Birth or Death Certificate? The Florida Department of Health keeps Florida birth and death certificates. You may obtain certificates either by contacting your local Department of Health Office or the Florida Department of Health’s Bureau of Vital Statistics located in Jacksonville, FL.
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.
How can I order my birth certificate online?
To request a copy of a birth record online: Visit www.vitalchek.com and complete the information in the request form. You must complete the online authentication or send in the notarized Certificate of Identity. Please be sure to follow the instructions on the VitalChek site.
How much does it cost for a birth certificate in Florida?
The cost for a birth certificate at Tax Collector locations are $21.25 for each certified copy. Additional computer copies for the same person are $8.00 each.
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 fast can I get my original birth certificate?
How long it takes: In-person requests could yield the certificate within minutes. By mail you can expect to wait about four weeks, or two weeks if you pay an additional fee for expedited service. Some states offer overnight service, too.
How long does it take to get birth certificate after baby is born?
When will I receive my newborn’s birth certificate? Newborn birth certificates are usually mailed about three weeks after your child was born.