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Certificates and Registries


Hurricane Ian Alert

The Bureau of Vital Statistics and many county health departments across Florida will be closed Thursday, September 29 and Friday, September 30 due to Hurricane Ian. Office closures may be extended based on any impact from the storm. Processing times for all orders will be delayed. We apologize for any inconvenience and encourage you to check back on the next business day for an update.

Welcome to the Florida Bureau of Vital Statistics

Welcome to the official government website for the Florida Bureau of Vital Statistics. If a website relating to vital record certificates does not contain .gov it is NOT an official government website. Many companies not affiliated with the Florida Bureau of Vital Statistics have official looking websites and offer their services to order vital record certificates. is the ONLY contracted vendor with the State of Florida authorized to provide these services. Please be careful sharing your personal information with any other company.

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