Florida certificates are issued through the Bureau of Vital Statistics at the Department of Health. Orders may be placed in person, by mail, or online through VitalChek.
Order Online Through VitalChek
VitalChek® is the only vendor recommended by the Florida Department of Health. VitalChek® is a 3rd party service, not affiliated with the Florida Department of Health. As such, fees charged by VitalChek® may be different than fees charged when ordering directly through your local health department office. See the links below or contact us for fees charged by the Department of Health.
To Order By Mail Or In Person
Birth certificates are confidential in the state of Florida and can only be issued to the registrant if 18 years or older, parents listed on the birth certificate or guardian with guardianship papers.
DOH-Volusia can issue death records for all Florida Counties. The years available are 2009 to present. If the death occurred before 2009, you can request the record from the Florida Department of Health website.
Marriage certificates can only be issued for marriages occurring in Florida, from June 6, 1927 to the present. Marriage certificates prior to June 6, 1927 are obtainable from the Clerk of Court in the County where the marriage license was issued.
Divorce certificates can only be issued for divorces occurring in Florida, from June 6, 1927 to the present. Divorce certificates prior to June 6, 1927 are obtainable from the Clerk of Court in the County where the divorce was granted.
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