Division of Vital Records - Birth and Death Certificates

Division of Vital Records

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General Information
Description of ServiceInformation regarding births and deaths in PA from 1906 to present (prior to 1906 records were kept in county courthouses).
Geographical AreaAdams, Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Bedford, Berks, Blair, Bradford, Bucks, Butler, Cambria, Cameron, Carbon, Centre, Chester, Clarion, Clearfield, Clinton, Columbia, Crawford, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, Elk, Erie, Fayette, Forest, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Huntingdon, Indiana, Jefferson, Juniata, Lackawanna, Lancaster, Lawrence, Lebanon, Lehigh, Luzerne, Lycoming, McKean, Mercer, Mifflin, Monroe, Montgomery, Montour, Northampton, Northumberland, Perry, Philadelphia, Pike, Potter, Schuylkill, Snyder, Somerset, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Union, Venango, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Westmoreland, Wyoming, York
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Helpful TipsInformation regarding birth and death records. Six public offices. Services offered at: Erie, Harrisburg, New Castle, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Scranton
Client Information
EligibilityBirth certificates only issued to subject or immediate family member. Death certificates issued only if directly related to decendent or legal representative of decendent and must be mailed from central office in New Castle, PA.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesBirth Certificate $20; Death Certificate $9, no cash or credit cards accepted.
Hours of Operation Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
Contact Information
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Mailing Address 1 101 South Mercer Street
Mailing City, State, Zip New Castle, PA 16101
Main Phone 724-656-3100
Other Phone 844-228-3516
Web Address www.health.pa.gov/topics/certificates/Pages/Vital%20Records.aspx
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Pennsylvania Department of Health
Affiliated Program: Division of Vital Records
This Service: Division of Vital Records - Birth and Death Certificates
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Birth Certificates (DF-7000.1200)
Death Certificates (DF-7000.1700-300)