Tennessee Vital Records

Vital Records Online is the most secure website for ordering Tennessee birth certificates, marriage certificates, and death certificates.

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Tennessee Government-Issued Vital Records

Ordering vital records in Tennessee with Vital Records Online is a hassle-free process. Our unmatched experience in online assisted application services will save you time on unnecessary document resubmission at the office. If needed, you will greatly benefit from our unlimited support throughout your application process. We are here to help, by email and telephone.

The Tennessee Department of Health - Office of Vital Records sets the requirements for the necessary documentation that you will need in order to obtain your certified vital records. An authorized copy of your vital records is necessary for a variety of purposes. Replace a lost birth certificate, marriage certificate, and death certificate in a few steps with our online forms.

Save unnecessary trips to the Tennessee Department of Health - Office of Vital Records and order a certified copy of your records from the comfort of your home. We take care of the processing and ensure a timely delivery straight to your door.

Click the links below to start your online application:

Official Birth Certificate

Tennessee Birth Certificate

Request a Certified Copy of Live Birth for your baby or child.

Official Marriage Certificate

Tennessee Marriage Certificate

Obtain Marriage records for yourself or a family member.

Official Marriage Certificate

Tennessee Death Certificate

Get an Original Copy of a Death Certificate replacement for a lost record.

Ordering Vital Records in Tennessee

Before starting the process to request a certified copy of a birth certificate, marriage certificate, or death certificate, it is important to understand that you will have to provide some sensitive information in order to obtain your records. It is also important to know about the requirements, processing times, and other relevant information for the Tennessee government agency. Read below to understand more about some of the most frequently asked questions.

How long will it take to receive my vital records from Tennessee?

Currently, you can expect to receive your vital records from the Tennessee Office of Vital Records in 4 to 6 weeks.

What documents are required to order vital records from Tennessee?

To complete the online application, the Tennessee Office of Vital Records requires applicants to prove their identity by including a photocopy of their ID. It varies depending on the type of certificate, but commonly people can use a driver’s license or a state photo ID. Check other acceptable IDs per certificate needed:

How much does it cost to order a copy of a vital record from Tennessee?

Vital Records Online will charge a fee starting from $49 for the assisted service whenever you order birth records, marriage certificates or licenses, divorce certificates, or death records. The Tennessee Office of Vital Records will charge a $15.00 fee for each certified copy of a birth, marriage, or death certificate.

Who can request vital records from Tennessee?

There are limitations to who can request vital records from the Tennessee Office of Vital Records. It depends if the request is for a birth, marriage, or death certificate. The requestor must be doing it on their own behalf. But the requester can also be part of the immediate family, some distant family member, or must be the legal guardian or representative for the individual of record.

How to order birth certificates and other vital records from Tennessee?

There are two ways to order vital records from Tennessee. The first and the easiest is through our service, Vital Records Online. You can complete your application process online and will receive your vital records by mail. Saving you time and a trip to the government agency. The second option is going, in person, to the public office where the individual was born. This process could be tedious and time-consuming because of the long lines and paperwork typically associated with the Administration.

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Tennessee Vital Records Office
Business Hours
Monday to Friday 8AM–6PM
Saturday to Sunday - Closed

Vital Records Online Mailing Center
PO Box 13471
Miami, FL 33101

Currently, this location is not open to the public.