Birth & Death Certificates


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
  • We cannot process any Death Certificate correspondence that is received by regular email.  DO NOT SEND DTP OR ANY VITAL RECORDS CORRESPONDENCE BY REGULAR EMAIL PER CDPHE AND SUMMIT COUNTY GOVERNMENT SECURITY POLICIES
  • DTPs - call (970) 453-3475 to speak with a staff member about the best transmission method
  • If you must Fax, use 970-453-3502