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Contact Information
Data Collection and Analysis Unit
Department of Public Health
County of Los Angeles
313 North Figueroa Street, Room 127
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Phone: (213) 240-7785
Fax: (213) 250-2594
Email: DCA@ph.lacounty.gov
Vital Records Office
313 North Figueroa Street
Room Lobby-1
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Open Monday-Friday 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

(213) 240-7812 (births)
(213) 240-7816 (deaths)
Email: VRO@ph.lacounty.gov
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Did You Know...
Los Angeles County is home to more people than any state other than California, Texas, New York, Florida, Illinois, Pennsylvania, Ohio, and Michigan.

Approximately 140,000 babies are born in Los Angeles County every year.

Approximately 60,000 deaths occur in Los Angeles County every year.
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Data Collection & Analysis - Order Death Certificates
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Notice of Death Certificate Availability

We maintain records of deaths that occurred within one year from the date of death. 
All other requests must be submitted to:

Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk (RR/CC)
Birth, Death and Marriage Records Section
12400 Imperial Highway
Norwalk, California 90650
Phone: (562) 462-2137
Phone: (562) 462-2214
Email: Recorder@rrcc.lacounty.gov


Application Submission {Within 1 year of death only}

Information

MAIL

IN-PERSON

Address


DPH Vital Records Office
Attn: Death Section
313 N. Figueroa Street, Room Lobby-1
Los Angeles, CA 90012



DPH Vital Records Office
313 N. Figueroa Street, Room Lobby-1
Los Angeles, CA 90012


Fees*


Death Certificate: $21.00 / certified copy
Fetal Death Certificate: $18.00 / certified copy
Still Birth: $20.00 / certified copy


Mail check payable to County of Los Angeles
We accept check**, credit/ATM or money orders
DO NOT SEND CASH

Death Certificate: $21.00 / certified copy
Fetal Death Certificate: $18.00 / certified copy
Still Birth: $20.00 / certified copy


Make check payable to County of Los Angeles
We accept cash, check, credit/ATM or money order

Forms


1. Application for a Death Certificate
2. Certificate of Identity (must be notarized)


Application for a Death Certificate

*Non-refundable
**Checks must be pre-printed with name and address


Useful Links
Learn more about other death related services we are providing.


Apostille
If the country to which you are traveling requires an Apostille or Certification, you must obtain a certified copy from the Los Angeles RR/CC since the California Secretary of State will only provide authentication of the County Clerk or Recorder's signature.  Please click here for more information.


Deaths occurring in the City of Long Beach or City of Pasadena
The Los Angeles County Office of Vital Records does not provide any information on births that occurred in the cities of Pasadena and Long Beach. For vital records information in these areas, please see below:

Deaths occurring in another county in the State of California
California Department of Public Health Office of Vital Records

Deaths occurring outside of the State of California
Other States Vital Record Offices


 
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