Placer County Vital Statistics Office is able to provide certified copies for the deaths in Placer County for the current and prior year. Deaths that occurred prior to that may be obtained at the Clerk Recorders Office.
Attention: The Placer County Public Health Department no longer sells birth certificates to the public. Please contact the Placer County Clerk Recorders Office.
** Effective January 1, 2022, Various vital records fees will increase pursuant to Assembly Bill (AB) 128 (Chapter 21, Statutes of 2021). AB 128 authorizes a $4.00 fee increase to the base fee of birth certificates and a $3.00 fee increase to the base fee of death and fetal death certificates.
Birth & Death Certificates Outside of Placer County
Obtain a certificate registered from:
Find information about birth registration for in hospital and out-of-hospital births.Link to page
If you need to change the location of remains, you will need a new burial permit. A funeral director can arrange this for you, or contact us and we can assist you.Link to page
Correcting or Amending Vital Records
Find out about how to correct or amend a vital record.Link to page
Death certificates and permits for disposition of human remains are usually generated by a funeral director. You can obtain death certificates from our office or your funeral director can order death certificates for you.Link to page
|Birth Certificate - English (PDF) or Spanish (PDF)
|In Person Death Certificate Application||$24|
|Mail Death Certificate Application||$24|
|Fetal Death Certificate (PDF)
|Still Birth Certificate (PDF)
|Disposition (Burial) Permit
|Medical Marijuana Card Program (MMP)
|Marijuana Medi-Cal Card