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Vital Records

Vital Records walk-in services are suspended until further notice. Order and pay online, with the option of next day pickup services are available.

Pick-up service:

  • Your order must be completed and paid for online before you come to the building.
  • Order paid by 3:30 p.m. will be available for pickup the following business day.
    • Pick up requests will be held for 5 business days from the date your payment is submitted.
    • Requests not picked up within that timeframe will automatically be mailed to the address listed within the application
  • Only the person requesting the certificate online may pick up the certificate.
  • Only those requiring service will be allowed to enter the office.
  • Each individual must enter with a mask or face covering.
  • Each individual must enter with their photo identification.

Vital Records is Clark County’s repository for all birth and death records. In the State of Nevada these records are confidential. The distribution of birth and death certificates is regulated by Nevada Revised Statutes and the Nevada Administrative Code.

Valid identification is required to obtain a birth or death certificate. You can request a certificate in person at:

  • Southern Nevada Health District Main Facility
    • 280 S. Decatur Blvd.
    • Submit requests using iPad kiosks located in the lobby area
    • Monday – Friday 8 a.m — 4:15 p.m

Birth Certificates: The health district has birth certificates for Clark County births from 1973 to the present. We can request Clark County birth certificates prior to 1973 on your behalf for an additional fee. Visit the Birth Certificates webpage for more information.

Declaration of Paternity: Vital Statistics will witness Declaration of Paternity documents Monday- Friday from 8:00 a.m — 3:00 p.m.

Death Certificates: The health district has death certificates for Clark County deaths from 1988 to the present. Visit the Death Certificates webpage for more information.

Personal checks are not accepted as payment for birth and death certificates. Cash, debit, Visa, MasterCard, money order, cashier’s checks, and business checks are accepted.

Birth Certificate Fees
(per request)
Purchase of First Certificate
$38.00*
Each Additional Copy
$25.00
Death Certificate Fees
(per request)
Purchase of First Certificate
$38.00*
Each Additional Copy
$25.00

*Fee includes $13 for registering certificates with the State Registrar. If you can provide documentation this fee has been paid previously, the Health District will waive it for future purchases.

Contact Information

Phone: (702) 759-1010

Updated on:  June 5, 2020

2020-06-05T14:33:50-07:00