Price & Payment Information:

  • $15.00/Certified Birth Certificate
  • Cash, Money Order (payable to the Vanderburgh County Health Department) & Credit/Debit Card
  • Personal checks are not accepted
  • Do not send cash in the mail
  • Price includes coroners continuing education fee per IC 16-37-1-9 (d)
  • Price Effective October 1, 2013

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Birth Certificate Application  Certificate ID Requirements 

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Additional Information:

Home Birth registration is also available in this office. According to Indiana Law, as of July 1, 2014, if a home birth is not registered with the Local Health Department by one (1) year of age, it is considered a delayed registration and must be filed with the Indiana State Department of Health. For delayed registration contact the Indiana State Department of Health at (317) 233-7303.

The Apostille (or long form birth certificate) is only available by mail through the Indiana State Department of Health – Vital Records office and is authenticated by the Secretary of State.