Massachusetts Death Certificate Fees & Processing Time
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Massachusetts Death Certificate
The state of Massachusetts charges $32 to process a death certificate application and provide your first copy. Any additional copy will cost $32. The rush service fee for Massachusetts is $42. The standard processing time of a death certificate in Massachusetts is 3-4 weeks and 7-10 business days for rush orders. In-person applications have the option of paying the fee in cash or by credit/debit card. Mail-in applications must be paid by check or money order addressed to “Commonwealth of Massachusetts”. You can find more information about the different health department fees on the Massachusetts health department website.
For information about the application process and requirements to submit a request, please check our Massachusetts state page.
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Massachusetts death certificateStandard Order
Processing time3 - 4 weeks*
State fees might not be included.
Massachusetts death certificateRush Order
Processing time7 - 10 days*
Massachusetts death certificateAdditional copy
Massachusetts apostille certificateApostille
State feesNot available
* Processing time may vary depending of the load and availability of the processing agency. The time displayed was gather from official website and from our own processing estimation of our past previous orders.