Order your Minnesota (MN) Birth Certificate Online

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Important information about the covid-19

US Birth Certificates continues to offer its vital records application preparation services during the COVID-19 outbreak.

Many government bureaus are processing online and mail-in applications although they are closed to the general public. Turnaround times in government agencies may be affected during the quarantine.

Applying for a vital records certificate now is advisable since it allows citizens to secure their vital records as soon as possible.

Regardless of whether you need a certified copy of a vital records certificate for a specific need or to keep on file, complete your application today.

Legal Disclaimer: US Birth Certificates is a privately owned website that is not affiliated with, not owned or operated by any government agency. US Birth Certificates is an independent preparer that provides vital records application preparation assistance services, If you are looking for blank forms, you can get them for free at the relevant state office.


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Obtain a new Minnesota (MN) 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 Minnesota (MN) birth certificate you will need to complete our online form and follow the personalized instructions we provide. Your Minnesota birth records will be issued by the vital records office and delivered to your home.

Replace a lost Minnesota Birth Certificate

Replacing an important document can be overwhelming. If you have lost your state Minnesota 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 Minnesota 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 Minnesota then you may request a birth certificate from this state. You will be able to obtain a birth certificate from the Minnesota (MN) vital records office or the county recorders such as the ones in: Hennepin County, Ramsey County, Dakota County, Anoka County, and the cities of Minneapolis, Saint Paul, Rochester.

Who is eligible to apply

Birth records are restricted in Minnesota. 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 spouse, the successor or a descendant of the person named on the record (including children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren.) You may also request a birth certificate if you are the grandparent, the legal guardian or the legal representative of the registrant, and if you have a court order or signed authorization.

Remember that Your Minnesota 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.

Minnesota 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.

The state of Minnesota and the Health Department also require that you verify your identity by notarizing your application and signing it in front of a notary public. If you are requesting the certificate on behalf of the registrant to demonstrate the determination or protection of a personal or property right, you are also required to submit additional documentation to support your claim. If you have a court order you are also required to submit a copy of the court order along with your application.

Please note, if your name is not listed on the birth certificate or if you are requesting it on behalf of a direct family member, please provide a copy of your valid photo ID as well as proof of relationship with the applicant.

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

Minnesota Department of Health
Central Cashiering – Vital Records,
P.O. Box 64499
St Paul, MN 5516-0499

Minnesota Birth Certificate Fees

To request a Minnesota birth certificate, you are required to pay the state fees. The cost to process a certified copy of a birth certificate in Minnesota is: $26.

Minnesota 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 Minnesota are filled within 80 days. However, some orders may take longer due to peak request periods.

We recommend requesting certified copies of Minnesota 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.

FAQs about Minnesota Birth Certificates

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Personalized Review of your application

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 Minnesota personalized instructions will provide all the information needed.

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