Birth and Death Records

Program Information

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  • Issues certified copies of certificates for births (occurring in Ohio only) and deaths (occurring in Franklin County, Ohio only) from 1908 to present ($25 per certificate).
  • Registers all births, deaths, and fetal deaths occurring in Franklin County.
  • Issues burial permits.
  • Assists single parents with completing "Acknowledgment of Paternity Affidavits."
  • Assists with correcting birth and death certificates issued in Franklin County.

Resources & Links

Location, Hours, Contact


Mailing Address

Office of Vital Statistics
Columbus Public Health
240 Parsons Ave.
Columbus, Ohio  43215


Mon, Tue, Thur, and Fri: 8:00 am - 4:15 pm
Wed: 9:00 am - 4:15 pm 

Walk-in, Same-day Service for Certificated Orders: Mon-Fri, closed 4:00 p.m.

Closed: Weekends, Official Holidays, Other times posted


(614) 645-7331

Contactanos:(614) 645-3114