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Vital Record Fees 

Please send a check or money order made payable to CDPH Vital Records.

 Please do not send cash by mail. ​​CDPH cannot be held responsible for fees paid that are lost, misdirected, or undelivered.

Certified Copies

  • Birth Certificate - $25
  • Death Certificate - $21
  • Fetal Death Certificate - $18
  • Public Marriage Certificate - $15
  • Dissolution of Marriage Certificate - $14
  • Still Birth Certificate - $24

Amendments

  • Acknowledgement of Paternity - $23
  • Adjucation of Facts of Parentage - $23
  • Adoptions - $20*
  • Affidavit to Amend a Birth Certificate - $23*
  • Affidavit to Amend a Death Certificate - $23*
  • Affidavit to Amend a Marriage Certificate - $23*
  • Correcting Gender Errors - $23
  • Court Order Name Change - $23
  • Gender Reassignment - $23

Delayed Registrations

  • Delayed Registration of Birth - $23
  • Court Order Delayed Certificate of Marriage - $23
  • Court Order Delayed Registration of Birth - $23
  • Court Order Delayed Registration of Death - $23
  • Court Order Delayed Registration of Fetal Death - $23

 

*Refer to our informational pamphlets on this website (Correcting or Amending Vital Records)  - there are a few instances where these particular transactions do not require a fee.

 

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