Birth & Death Certificates

How to Order a Colorado Birth or Death Certificate During COVID-19

Do Not Email PII


Birth or Death MUST Occur in Colorado/Nacimiento o Muerte DEBE Occurir en Colorado

  • Summit County Clerk & Recorder cannot assist with Birth or Death records occurring outside of Colorado.  Contact the State Vital Records Office of the state where the vital records event occurred.
  • El nacimiento o la muerte debe ocurrir en Colorado.  Contacta la Oficina de Vital Records del Estatdo donde al nacimiento o la muerte ocurrío para las actas de otros lugares.

Order Direct Online/Ordenar Directamente Online

How to Order In Person/Como Ordenar En Persona

  • Please bring a form of acceptable ID
  • Por favor, traiga una forma de identificación aceptable
  • Fee is $20 for the first copy of a Birth or Death Certificate, $13 for each additional copy
  • Tarifas son $20 para la copia primera y $13 para cada copia extra

Funeral Homes/Casas Funerarias

  • Drop to Paper documentation must be transmitted securely, preferably by encrypted email
  • DO NOT SEND DTP OR ANY VITAL RECORDS CORRESPONDENCE BY REGULAR EMAIL PER CDPHE AND SUMMIT COUNTY GOVERNMENT SECURITY POLICIES
  • DTPs can be encrypted through any encryption service free to the County and emailed to stacey.nell@summitcountyco.gov
  • If you must Fax, use 970-453-3502 and as a backup 970-453-3540