I Want a Copy-Montana

Event
Cost of Copy
Address
Remarks
Information checked and corrected 7 July 2012
Birth
$12.00
Office of Vital Statistics
MT Dept. of Public Health and Human Services
111 N Sanders, Rm. 209
P.O. Box 4210
Helena, MT 59604
State office has had records since late 1907. Additional copies of the same record requested at the same time are $5.00.

Applicants MUST provide a clear and readable copy of both sides of their current driver’s license or other current government issued identification with signature. If this is not available, the applicant must either provide a clear and readable copy of two other forms of current identification with one having a signature or have their request notarized.

Personal check or money order should be made payable to Montana Vital Records. To verify current fees, the telephone number is 1-406-444-2685. Information on how to obtain certified copies is also available via the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services website.

Death
$12.00
Same as Birth
State office has had records since late 1907. Additional copies of the same record requested at the same time are $5.00.

Applicants MUST provide a clear and readable copy of both sides of their current driver’s license or other current government issued identification with signature. If this is not available, the applicant must either provide a clear and readable copy of two other forms of current identification with one having a signature or have their request notarized.

Personal check or money order should be made payable to Montana Vital Records. To verify current fees, the telephone number is 1-406-444-2685. Information on how to obtain certified copies is also available via the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services website.

Marriage (State)
See Remarks
Same as Birth
Indexes to locate marriage license since July 1943. Certified copies are not available from State Office. Fee for search and verification of essential facts of marriage is $10.00. Apply to Clerk of District Court where marriage license was purchased if known.

Marriage (County)
Varies
See Remarks
Clerk of District Court in county where marriage license was purchased.

Divorce (State)
See Remarks
Same as Birth
Indexes to locate divorce decrees since July 1943. Certified copies are not available from State office. Fee for search and verification of essential facts of divorce is $10.00. Apply to Clerk of District Court where divorce was granted if known.

Divorce (County)
Varies
See Remarks
Write to: Clerk of District Court in county where divorce was granted.