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PLEASE BEWARE OF ONLINE SCAMS!!! People are applying for birth certificates and paying very large amounts of money to do this. They are also giving total strangers a copy of their I.D. and birth information. These people can then apply for a birth certificate and steal your identity. Please understand that our office is not associated with any company that allows you to apply for a birth certificate online. Our fee is only $10.00. If you would prefer to use a credit card please contact the Indiana State Department of Health at You will be able to order your certificate online with a credit card.

Requirements for birth and death certificates per Indiana Code 16-37-1-10 & 11, 11.5C

Print a Birth Certificate Application

Print a Death Certificate Application

You can not request a birth certificate or death certificate by phone or email.

If you are including an over-night envelope with your request please be sure you have paid the company any additional fees they may charge for picking it up.

Fees:  Cash or Money Order (credit cards are accepted in office only for $1.50 additional fee)


Birth Certificates $10.00

Death Certificates $10.00

 Genealogy Printouts $4.00 each (records begin 1882)

Paternity  $10

Amendments  $10

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Last Updated 05/01/13