Order your Delaware (DE) Birth Certificate Online

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Obtain a new Delaware (DE) Birth Certificate

A birth certificate is a legal document that allows you to apply for certain benefits and to request a passport, social security card and driver's license. To obtain your Delaware (DE) birth certificate you will need to complete our online form and follow the personalized instructions we provide. Your Delaware birth records will be issued by the vital records office and delivered to your home.

Replace a lost Delaware Birth Certificate

Replacing an important document can be overwhelming. If you have lost your state Delaware birth certificate, or if it was destroyed, you need a replacement copy. Replace your birth certificate by completing our online form of the state where you were born and following the detailed instructions we provide with your application form.

Obtain an authorized copy of your Birth Certificate

A birth certificate is an important document that allows you to prove identity, age and American citizenship, especially when applying for a passport, government benefits, enroll in school, or even join the military. If you need to request an authorized copy, you will need to request it to the state where you were born or directly to the county where you were born.

For a certified copy of your Delaware birth certificate, please complete our online form and follow the set of personalized instructions we provide to receive your authorized copy of your birth certificate.

You may only obtain a certified copy of your birth certificate from the state where the event occurred. If you were born in Delaware then you may request a birth certificate from this state. You will be able to obtain a birth certificate from the Delaware (DE) vital records office or the county recorders such as the ones in: New Castle County, Sussex County, Kent County, and the cities of Wilmington, Dover.

Who is eligible to apply

Birth records are restricted in Delaware. Only the following may apply for a copy of a birth record: if you are applying for yourself or if you are the parent, the child, or the spouse of the person named on record. You may also request if you are the legal guardian, the legal representative, or if you have a court order.

Remember that Your Delaware birth certificate is an important form of identification used for life events like employment, getting or renewing your passport or driver's license, applying for benefits, and even enrolling in school or youth sports activities.

Delaware Birth Certificate Requirements

To obtain a copy of a birth certificate you will need to complete the application and mail it to your birth state’s vital records office. You will also need to prove your identity.

All those born in Delaware that need to request a certified copy of a birth certificate will need to include a clear photocopy, of both sides, of government issued photo ID, along with a completed application form:

  • State of Delaware Driver’s License
  • State of Delaware ID Card
  • Driver’s license issued by another U.S. State
  • Photo State Identification Card issued by another U.S. State
  • U.S. Passport
  • Work ID
If you are requesting a birth certificate on behalf of your spouse, than you are required to provide a copy of your marriage certificate, to verify your relationship with the person on record.

Once your application package is completed you will need to mail it to:

Office of Vital Statistics
Division of Public Health,
417 Federal Street
Dover, DE 19901

Delaware Birth Certificate Fees

To request a Delaware birth certificate, you are required to pay the state fees. The cost to process a certified copy of a birth certificate in Delaware is: $25.

Delaware Birth Processing Times

Thanks to our service, you are able to request your birth certificates with ease, by avoiding long lines and without having to go to government offices. All you have to do is complete our easy-to-fill-out form and send it to the corresponding state vital records office. Once it’s processed, you will receive it in the comfort of your own home by mail. In most cases, birth certificate orders in Delaware are filled within 2-5 weeks. However, some orders may take longer due to peak request periods.

We recommend requesting certified copies of Delaware birth certificates early to avoid delays especially if certificates are needed for sports programs, travel documents and passports, school enrollment, planning for retirement and other reasons that may have a deadline.

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Our team of experts are trained in all states and will review each application to make sure there is no information missing and that everything is correct. This way you will avoid delays and get exactly what you are looking for when you order your birth certificate online.

ID Verification

You may be required to provide a copy of your photo ID to prove your identity. In some cases you may be required to provide a sworn notarized statement of your identity. Our Delaware personalized instructions will provide all the information needed.

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