Vital Records

How To Obtain:

Birth/Marriage/Divorce Certificates

Certified copies of birth, marriage, or divorce certificates can be obtained from the VDH Office of Vital Records by visiting their web site or by contacting them at the address or phone number below: Virginia Department of Health
Office of Vital Records
PO Box 1000
Richmond, VA 23230
(804) 662-6200

Death Certificates

Death certificates are filed with the local health department in the city or county in which the death occurred. Certified copies can be obtained by contacting the appropriate health department at a cost of $12.00 per copy.