Pittsburgh Vital Records Birth and Death Certificates

Division of Vital Records

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General Information
Description of ServiceThe Bureau of Vital Statistics issues certified copies of birth certificates with raised seals that are acceptable for numerous purposes. The Bureau has birth records starting in 1906. Contact them if the date of birth is earlier or unknown.
Geographical AreaAllegheny County
Intake ProcedureCall, online, mail or in person
Intake RequirementsTo apply for a certificate, the following is required: Full name at birth of person named on the birth record (if name has changed since birth due to adoption, court order, or any other reason other than marriage, include changed name), Date of birth, City and county of birth, Gender of person named on birth record, Parents' names, including mother’s maiden name, Relationship to the person, Reason for the request, Applicant's signature, Applicant's daytime telephone number, including area code, Applicant's mailing address.
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Hours of Operation Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1 411 Seventh Avenue
Physical Site Address 2 Suite 360
Physical Site City, State, Zip Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Main Phone 412-565-5113
Other Phone 844-228-3516
Service Location Email http://apps.health.pa.gov/dohforms/ContactUsBirthAndDeath.aspx
Web Address www.health.pa.gov/topics/certificates/Pages/Birth-Certificates.aspx
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Pennsylvania Department of Health
Affiliated Program: Division of Vital Records
This Service: Pittsburgh Vital Records Birth and Death Certificates
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Birth Certificates (DF-7000.1200)
Death Certificates (DF-7000.1700-300)