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Phone (707) 464-7216
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981 H Street, Suite 160
Crescent City,

Vital Records (Birth, Death, Marriage)

Birth, Death and Marriage Records 

There are two ways you can receive a vital record copy request, they are as follows:


If you would like to obtain your Birth, Death or Marriage Certificate by coming into our office location, you will need to complete an application prior to your visit or at the time of your arrival to our office.  Payment will be collected at the point of sale in the office (not online).

Please use the link below:

Link for self-service application for Vital Records

BY MAIL – With a check, money order or cashier’s check.   Do not send cash through the mail.

If you want to purchase a Birth, Death or Marriage Certificate by mail:

  • You will need to download the correct form/application available below:
    Birth Application link
    Death Application link
    Marriage Application link
  • Authorized Certified Copies for Vital Records require the Sworn Statement MUST be signed in the presence of a Notary Public.  Please note only Authorized Individuals may receive a certified copy.   Unauthorized individuals may receive informational certified copies of birth, death and public marriage certificates.
  • All of these forms must be mailed to the Del Norte County Clerk-Recorder’s office along with the proper fees and a self-addressed stamped envelope.  See acceptable payment methods above.
    Mail to:
    Del Norte County Clerk/Recorder
    981 H Street, Suite 160
    Crescent City, CA  95531