Vital Statistics

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:

Applications & Fees (Pursuant to AB 128)

Application Topic
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