I Want a Copy-Missouri

Event
Cost of Copy
Address
Remarks
Information checked and corrected 2 July 2012
Birth
$15.00
Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services
Bureau of Vital Records
930 Wildwood
P.O. Box 570
Jefferson City, MO 65102-0570
State office has records since January 1910. Certified copies of most Missouri birth and death records are also available from local county health department. For details, please contact these offices directly. If event occurred in St. Louis (City), St. Louis County, or Kansas City before 1910, write to the city or county Health Department. Copies of these records are $15.00 each.

Personal check or money order should be made payable to Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services. Please include a legal size self-addressed stamped envelope. To verify current fees on birth and death records, the telephone number is (573) 751-6387. Information on how to obtain certified copies is also available via the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Vital Records website.

A valid photo ID is required for walk-in applicants. A signature is required. Notarized requests are required for mail-in orders.

Death
$13.00
Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services
Bureau of Vital Records
930 Wildwood
P.O. Box 570
Jefferson City, MO 65102-0570
State office has records since January 1910. Certified copies of most Missouri birth and death records are also available from local county health department. For details, please contact these offices directly. If event occurred in St. Louis (City), St. Louis County, or Kansas City before 1910, write to the city or county Health Department. Copies of these records are $13.00 each. Additional copies of the same record ordered at the same time are $10.00.

Personal check or money order should be made payable to Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services. Please include a legal size self-addressed stamped envelope. To verify current fees on birth and death records, the telephone number is (573) 751-6387. Information on how to obtain certified copies is also available via the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Vital Records website.

A valid photo ID is required for walk-in applicants. A signature is required. Notarized requests are required for mail-in orders.

Marriage (County)
Varies
Varies
Reports of marriage records on file since July 1948. Recorder of Deeds in county where license was issued.

Divorce (County)
Varies
Varies
Reports of divorce records on file since July 1948. Clerk of Circuit Court in county where divorce was granted.