Office of Vital Records
Arizona Department of Health Services
P.O. Box 3887
Phoenix, AZ 85030-3887
Phone: (602) 364-1300
Personal checks are NOT accepted. Money orders should be made payable to Office of Vital Records. Debit cards, Visa and MasterCard are also accepted. Call or visit the Web site to verify current fees or to apply for a certificate of birth, death or marriage.
Applicants must submit a copy of picture identification or have their request notarized.
Dates: From July 1909. Abstracts of birth records filed in counties before 1909 can also be obtained, when available.
Cost of copy: $15.00 for a certified copy, $10.00 from 1990 to present (certified computer copies), $3.00 for non-certified genealogy copies for births recorded more than 75 years ago
Comments: Access to birth certificates is limited to the registrant and immediate family members for births which occurred within the past 75 years.
Application for Arizona Birth Certificate
Dates: From July 1909
Cost of copy: $10.00, $3.00 for non-certified genealogy copies for deaths recorded more than 50 years ago
Comments: State law restricts access to death records less than 50 years old to the registrant, spouse or an immediate family member (mother, father, sister, brother, or adult child).
Application for Arizona Death Certificate
Cost of Copy: Varies
Comments: Available from Clerk of Superior Court in county where marriage license was issued.
Cost of copy: varies
Comments: Available from Clerk of Superior Court in the county where divorce was granted.