To purchase a birth or death certificate in person, please visit the Local Health Department where the birth or death occurred. Locations and contact information for all Local Health Departments in Indiana are available online. Walk-in service is NOT available at the Indiana State Department of Health.
Where can you get a copy of your Indiana birth certificate?
- You may obtain a copy of a birth certificate from the Indiana State Department of Health or from the local health department in the county where the person was born (records prior to 1907 are only available from the local health department).
How do I get a copy of my birth certificate from Indiana?
Certified copies of birth and death certificates are available from the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) online with payment using a credit card through the Vital Records Online Ordering System. If you prefer to pay by check or money order, please submit the request via mail.
How much does a birth certificate cost in Indiana?
The fee for a birth certificate in Indiana is $20; additional copies are $4 each if they are purchased with the original order. Make checks payable to Indiana State Department of Health.
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.
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.
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.