Get Your Vital Records Online
No need to take a trip to your local government office. Apply for copies of your vital records online now!
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Vital records are official documents containing information on major life events. They can be used as a form of identification or as proof of citizenship, and they may also be required to access other government documents and benefits.
Types of vital record include:
Copies of these certificates can be obtained from the Bureau of Vital Statistics in the state where the event occurred. However, since vital records contain personal, identifying information about the person(s) on record, access is generally restricted to the person(s) on record and their immediate family members.
When requesting a copy of a vital record, you usually have the option to apply for an informational copy or a certified copy. If you need to use the document for official purposes, like proving your identity or citizenship, you will need a certified copy. All U.S. citizens have the right to access copies of their own vital records, however, all states do charge fees for copies.
The application process varies by state, however, in general, you will need to:
You may need a copy of a vital record, particularly a birth certificate, when you are:
At other times, it may not be necessary to provide a copy of a vital record. However, presenting a copy may facilitate the application process for things like credit cards or loans, as well some government programs or benefits.
Vital records are also highly useful for genealogical research and building family trees.
Fortunately, it’s easy to apply for a copy of a vital record when you use our online application system. All you have to do is fill out the online form, then follow the personalized instructions we provide. We’ll prepare your application package, and all you have to do is mail it to the Vital Records Office.
The vital record copy that you receive will be valid for official use and it will be mailed straight to your home. No trip to the Vital Records Office necessary, and no standing in long lines.
Your application will also be reviewed by our team of experts. They will ensure that your application is error-free and will be accepted the first time, without delays. Order your birth certificate online now, and make that you have it on hand when you need it.
There are several instances in which a U.S. citizen may be required to present a vital record, such as:
There will also be times when even though it is not necessary to provide a copy of a vital record, it will be extremely beneficial. Presenting a copy of your vital record will facilitate application processes such as those for credit cards or other memberships, and some social benefits.
Additionally, applying for vital record online certificates is common for those researching their genealogy, since it allows them to obtain multiple documents and save time.
Obtaining a copy of a vital record certificate the old way —where you were required to wait in line for hours— takes time, effort, and can be very stressful. Thanks to our quick and easy to complete online vital records application form, we have made the sometimes strenuous process of requesting a vital record secure and straightforward.
To obtain your online vital records, all you have to do is fill out the online form and follow our personalized instructions so you can mail your application and get your birth certificate delivered to your home.
In some states, we offer done-for-you services, which will gradually become available in more locations. Our premium service allows you to fill out a quick form and have the official vital records delivered right to your doorstep.
Get your vital record online easily and quickly from the comfort of your home in just a few steps:
Make your application for an online vital record certificate to use as proof of identity.
Each application is reviewed by our team of experts to make sure there is no information missing and that everything is correct. This way you will avoid delays and get exactly what you are looking for when you order your birth, death, marriage or divorce certificate online.
You can order your birth certificate using our secure online service and completing our simple application process in just 5 minutes. We will save you time and hassle and thanks to our expert assistance you know you’ll get exactly what you want.