Ways To Request A Vital Record


The State Office of Vital Records on Skyland Drive is CLOSING its doors March 23.
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The following options are available for requesting a vital record:

Order online with your major credit card
GO Certificates (Third Party Vendor)
Response Time: 2-4 Weeks and up to 5 business days on all expedited orders.

A surcharge and expedite fee applies for credit card payments. Only birth and death certificates are available.

Order online with your major credit card
ROVER (State of Georgia)
Response Time: 2-4 Weeks and up to 5 business days on all expedited orders.

A surcharge and expedite fee applies for credit card payments. Only birth and death certificates are available.

Order online with your major credit card
VitalChek  (Third Party Vendor)
Response Time: 2-4 Weeks and up to 5 business days on all expedited orders.

A surcharge and expedite fee applies for credit card payments. Only birth and death certificates are available.

Mail-in Request
Mail a completed copy of the appropriate request form to:
State Office of Vital Records
2600 Skyland Drive, NE
Atlanta, GA 30319
Response Time: 8-10 Weeks

Please download and complete the appropriate forms.
Request for Search of Birth Record (Form 3918)
Request for Search of Death Record (Form 3912)
Request for Search of Marriage Record (Form 3913)
Divorce Verification Request (Form 3917)
(A separate completed request form is needed for each record requested.)

Note: Marriage Records prior to June 1952 must be requested at the office of the probate judge in the county where the license was issued. The State Office of Vital Records can search and confirm only divorces that have taken place in the State of Georgia from June 1952 to August 1996. Verifications prior to 1952 and after 1996 are only available from the Clerk of Superior Court in the county where the divorce was granted.

Walk-in Service
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM, Monday-Friday, Except State Holidays
State Office of Vital Records or any County Vital Records Office.
2600 Skyland Dr, NE
Atlanta, GA 30319
Response Time: Same Day Service

Click here for a list of State Holidays.
Click here for a list of County Offices.

 

 

 

 


Page last updated 03/03/2017