Fee Reduction

​Beginning July 1, 2016 fees will be reduced from $24 to $10 for the following certificates and services provided by the Division of Vital Records in Baltimore: 
  • A certified copy of a birth certificate
  • The first copy of a death certificate purchased in a single transaction
  • A search for a birth or death certificate that cannot be located
  • A change to a birth or death certificate made over 1 year after the certificate has been registered

Fees for other certificates and services will remain unchanged. 

Fees may differ for certificates issued at Local Health Departments. Please contact your Local Health Department for more information.