I Want a Copy-Iowa

 

Event
Cost of Copy
Address
Remarks
Information checked and corrected 2 July 2012
Information checked and corrected 2 July 2012
Birth
$15.00
Iowa Department of Public Health
Bureau of Vital Records
Lucas Office Building
321 East 12th Street
Des Moines, IA 50319-0075
State office has records since July 1880.

Personal check or money order should be made payable to Iowa Department of Public Health. To verify current fees, the telephone number is (515) 281-4944. This will be a recorded message. Information on how to obtain certified copies is also available via the Iowa Department of Public Health website.

Applicants for all records must provide a photo identification when applying in person. Written applications must include a clear photo copy of a current government issued ID and applicant's notarized signature.

Death
$15.00
Same as Birth
State office has records since July 1880.

Personal check or money order should be made payable to Iowa Department of Public Health. To verify current fees, the telephone number is (515) 281-4944. This will be a recorded message. Information on how to obtain certified copies is also available via the Iowa Department of Public Health website.

Applicants for all records must provide a photo identification when applying in person. Written applications must include a clear photo copy of a current government issued ID and applicant's notarized signature.

Marriage
$15.00
Same as Birth
State office has records since July 1880.

Divorce (State)
See Remarks
Same as Birth
Brief statistical record only since 1906. Inquiries will be forwarded to appropriate office. Certified copies are not available from State Health Department.

Divorce (County)
$6.00
See Remarks
Clerk of District Court in county where divorce was granted.