ORDER YOUR BIRTH CERTIFICATE ONLINE
Long gone are the waiting lines in government offices. Order your official Oregon (OR) birth certificate from the comfort of your home in a matter of minutes.
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.
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Replacing an important document can be overwhelming. If you have lost your state Oregon birth certificate, or if it was destroyed, you need a replacement copy.
If you have lost or damaged your Oregon birth certificate, it is paramount that you obtain a replacement. That is because official birth certificates are crucial documents used to prove identity and American citizenship in a range of situations such as:
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. It only takes minutes and you can do it from the comfort of your home or office.
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 of your birth certificate, you will need to request it to the state where you were born or directly to the county where you were born.
You may only obtain a certified copy of your birth certificate from the state where the event occurred. If you were born in Oregon then you may request a birth certificate from this state.
Here is how the birth certificate application works, step by step:
You will then receive your certified copy in the mail at home.
For a certified copy of your Oregon 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 will be able to obtain a birth certificate from the Oregon (OR) vital records office or the county recorders such as the ones in: Multnomah County, Clackamas County, Lane County, Marion County, and the cities of Portland, Salem, Eugene, Gresham, Hillsboro.
Birth records are restricted in Oregon. Only the following may apply for a copy of a birth record:
Please keep in mind that in case you’re not the person named on the certificate, you will be asked to provide proof of relationship or eligibility to obtain the document. Depending on the case, this may be a marriage certificate, proof of guardianship, or a court order.
Remember that your Oregon 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.
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 Oregon who need to request a certified copy of a birth certificate will have to include a clear photocopy, of both sides, of one of the forms of photo ID listed below, along with a completed application form:
Applicants who are not the person named on the certificate must also provide relevant proof of relationship with the certificate holder.
Once your application package is completed you will need to mail it to:
Oregon Vital Records
800 NE Oregon Street, Ste 205,
PO Box 14050
Portland, OR 97293
To request an Oregon birth certificate, you are required to pay the state fees. The cost to process a certified copy of a birth certificate in Oregon is $25.
Each additional copy will also carry the cost of $25. Fees are non-refundable. Please keep in mind that the state fees do not include shipping costs. This will depend on the carrier and service of your choice.
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 Oregon are filled within 5-8 weeks. However, some orders may take longer due to peak request periods.
We recommend requesting certified copies of Oregon 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.
Birth certificates in Oregon are issued by the Oregon Health Authority, Center for Health Statistics. Applicants can direct their requests to the central office or to their local Oregon county health department.
When deciding where to ship your application parcel, please consider that although local county offices may be further from you, these are often the quickest option since they receive a lower volume of requests.
Find below a complete list of offices authorized for issuance of official Oregon birth certificate copies:
Clackamas County Vital Records
906 Main Street
Oregon City, OR 97045
Jackson County Clerk
10 South Oakdale
Medford, OR 97501-2952
Lane County Clerk
125 East Eighth Avenue
Eugene, OR 97401-2922
Marion County Clerk
3180 Center St NE 1101
Salem, OR 97301
Multnomah County Vital Records
3653 SE 34th Ave
Portland, OR 97202
800 NE Oregon Street, Room 205,
Portland, OR 97232
847 NE 19th Ave, Ste 350
Washington County Vital Records
Health & Human Services Department
155 North First Avenue
Hillsboro, OR 97124-3002
The fastest way to obtain a certified copy of a birth certificate in Oregon is by completing the form online.
The Oregon bureau of vital statistics will issue your official birth certificate and send it to your home address.
Processing time for a certified copy of a Oregon birth certificate can vary:
To ensure quickest turnaround time and avoid your application being refused:
Obtaining a certified copy of a birth certificate in Oregon carries a state fee of $25.
Birth certificate application fees must be paid when submitting the request.
It is recommendable to order multiple copies of the same birth certificate at once, to keep on file, or for future use.
To obtain a certified copy of a birth certificate in Oregon, you will need: