Vital Statistics Office
Vital Statistics Office Clermont
Office hours are:
The Office of Vital Statistics offers certified birth certificates for persons born from 1930 to the present.
To apply for a birth certificate:
- You must be a parent listed on the certificate, a legal representative, a legal guardian (with court appointed papers), or the individual listed on the certificate.
- You must be at least 18 years of age, and must have state issued identification.
Certificates are available for the State of Florida only. Applications for other states may be obtained from our office.
Death certificates date back to 1985 for Lake County only. Death certificates are public records and anyone may obtain certified copies for a fee. If you are not an immediate family member or a legal representative, you will not be able to purchase death certificates listing the cause of death without proper authorization.
Birth Certificate $ 15.00
Each additional Birth Certificate $ 10.00
Death Certificates $ 12.00/each
Vinyl Protector 8 1/2" x 11" $ 5.00/each
For your convenience we accept cash, money orders, Visa, MasterCard, Discover and Debit Cards. Please note Visa and MasterCard are only accepted when you are present in our office, not through the mail.
We do not accept personal checks.
Printable Birth and Death Applications
Lake County Health Department does not accept credit cards for online orders; however, for your convenience, you can process online requests through an independent company that we have partnered with to provide you this service; VitalChek Network, Inc. VitalChek can be reached either through its website, www.vitalchek.com, or by phone at 1-800-255-2414. An additional fee is charged by VitalChek for using this service, and all major credit cards are accepted, including American Express®, Discover®, MasterCard® or Visa®.