State Fees & Processing Times

Below you will find all the information regarding each state’s processing times and fees.

Alabama

The state of Alabama charges $15 to process a birth certificate application. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in Alabama is 2 to 3 weeks.
Alaska

The state of Alaska charges $30 to process a birth certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee for Alaska is $41. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in Alaska is 2 to 3 weeks and 2 to 3 days for rush orders.
Arizona

The state of Arizona charges $20 to process a birth certificate application and $20 to process a death certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee in Arizona for birth certificates is $20. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The standard processing time of a vital record in Arizona is 5 business days and 2-3 business days for rush orders.
Arkansas

The state of Arkansas charges $12 to process a birth certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee for Arkansas is $12 . US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in Arkansas is 4 to 6 weeks and 2 to 3 weeks for rush orders.
California

The state of California charges $25 to process a birth certificate application and $21 to process a death certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. However, the state of California does not. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions on how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in California may take up to 6 weeks depending on volume of requests.
Colorado

The state of Colorado charges $20.00 to process a birth certificate application and $20.00 to process a death certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee for birth certificates in Colorado is $20. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The standard processing time of a vital record in Colorado is 2 to 3 weeks. Rush orders will be shipped next business afternoon after being processed.
Connecticut

The state of Connecticut charges $30 to process a birth certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee for Connecticut is $30. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in Connecticut is 6 to 8 weeks and 6 to 8 weeks for rush orders.
Delaware

The state of Delaware charges $25 to process a birth certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee for Delaware is $25. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in Delaware is 2 to 5 weeks and 2 to 5 weeks for rush orders.
District of Columbia

The District of Columbia, charges $23 to process a birth certificate application and $18 to process a death certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. However, District of Columbia does not. Online Vital US charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The standard processing time of a vital record in District of Columbia is 7-10 business days
Florida

The state of Florida charges $9 to to process a birth certificate application and $5 to process a death certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee in Florida for birth certificates is $10. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in Florida is 5 to 10 days and 2 to 3 days for rush orders.
Georgia

The state of Georgia charges $25 to process a birth certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee for Georgia is $25. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in Georgia is 8 to 10 weeks and 8 to 10 weeks for rush orders.
Hawaii

The state of Hawaii charges $12.5 to process a birth certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee for Hawaii is $12.5. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in Hawaii is 6 to 8 weeks and 6 to 8 weeks for rush orders.
Idaho

The state of Idaho charges $16 to process a birth certificate application and $16 to process a death certificate application. The rush service fee in Idaho for birth certificates is $10. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in Idaho is 2 to 3 weeks and 2 to 5 business days for rush orders.
Illinois

The state of Illinois charges $19 to process a birth certificate application and $15 to process a death certificate application. Some states offer rush service. However, the state of Illinois does not. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in Illinois is 5 to 7 business days.
Indiana

The state of Indiana charges $10 to to process a birth certificate application and $8 to process a death certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. However, Indiana does not. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in Indiana is 25 business days following receipt of application.
Iowa

The state of Iowa charges $20 to process a birth certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee for Iowa is $20 . US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in Iowa is 4 to 6 weeks and 4 to 6 weeks for rush orders.
Kansas

The state of Kansas charges $15 to process a birth certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee for Kansas is $15. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in Kansas is 1 to 3 weeks and 3 to 5 days for rush orders.
Kentucky

The state of Kentucky charges $10 to process a birth certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee for Kentucky is $10 . US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in Kentucky is 3 to 5 weeks and 3 to 5 weeks for rush orders.
Louisiana

The state of Louisiana charges $15.5 to process a birth certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee for Louisiana is $15.5. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in Louisiana is 4 to 8 weeks and 4 to 8 weeks for rush orders.
Maine

The state of Maine charges $15 to process a birth certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee for Maine is $15. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in Maine is 2 to 5 weeks and 2 to 5 weeks for rush orders.
Maryland

The state of Maryland charges $10 to process a birth certificate application and $10 to process a death certficate application. Some states offer Rush Service. However, the state of Maryland does not. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The standard processing time of a vital record in Maryland is 3 to 4 weeks.
Massachusetts

The state of Massachusetts charges $32 to process a birth certificate application and $32 to process a death certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee in Massachusetts for birth certificates is $42. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The standard processing time of a vital record in Massachusetts is 15-20 days following reception of application and 7 to 10 business days for rush orders.
Michigan

The state of Michigan charges $34 to process a birth certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee for Michigan is $46. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in Michigan is 3 to 5 weeks and 2 to 3 weeks for rush orders.
Minnesota

The state of Minnesota charges $26 to process a birth certificate application and $13 to process a death certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee for birth certificates Minnesota is $20 . US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The standard processing time of a vital record in Minnesota is 1 to 2 weeks and 2-3 business days for rush orders.
Mississippi

The state of Mississippi charges $17 to process a birth certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in Mississippi is 3 to 5 weeks.
Missouri

The state of Missouri charges $15 to process a birth certificate application and $13 to process a death certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. However, the state of Missouri does not. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The standard processing time of a vital record in Missouri is 12 to 16 weeks.
Montana

The state of Montana charges $12 to process a birth certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee for Montana is $12. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in Montana is 2 to 3 weeks and 2 to 3 weeks for rush orders.
Nebraska

The state of Nebraska charges $17 to process a birth certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee for Nebraska is $17. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in Nebraska is 2 to 5 weeks and 2 to 5 weeks for rush orders.
Nevada

The state of Nevada charges $20 to process a birth certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee for Nevada is $20. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in Nevada is 4 to 6 weeks and 4 to 6 weeks for rush orders.
New Hampshire

The state of New Hampshire charges $15 to process a birth certificate application and $15 to process a death certificate. Some states offer Rush Service. However, the state of New Hampshire does not*. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The standard processing time of a vital record in New Hampshire is 20 business days from receipt of request.
New Jersey

The state of New Jersey charges $25 to process a birth certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee for New Jersey is $25. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in New Jersey is 4 to 8 weeks and 4 to 8 weeks for rush orders.
New Mexico

The state of New Mexico charges $10 to process a birth certificate application and $5 to process a death certificate application.Some states offer Rush Service. However, New Mexico does not. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in New Mexico is 6 to 12 weeks.
New York

The state of New York charges $30 to process a birth certificate application and $30 to process a death certificate application.The rush service fee in New York for birth certificates is $15. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in New York is 10 to 12 weeks and 2 to 4 weeks for rush orders.
New York City

The state of New York City charges $15 to process a birth certificate application and $15 to process a death certificate application. ome states offer Rush Service. However, New York City does not. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in New York City is 12 to 14 weeks and 5 to 6 weeks for rush orders.
North Carolina

The state of North Carolina charges $24 to process a birth certificate application and $24 to process a death certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee in North Carolina for birth certificates is $35. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in North Carolina is 5 weeks and 3 to 5 business days for rush orders.
North Dakota

The state of North Dakota charges $7 to process a birth certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee for North Dakota is $7. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in North Dakota is 7 to 15 days and 7 to 15 days for rush orders.
Ohio

The state of Ohio charges $21.50 to process a birth certificate application and $21.50 to process a death certificate application. Some states offer rush service. However, the state of Ohio does not. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in Ohio is 3 to 6 weeks.
Oklahoma

The state of Oklahoma charges $15 to process a birth certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee for Oklahoma is $15. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in Oklahoma is 4 to 6 weeks and 5 to 10 days for rush orders.
Oregon

The state of Oregon charges $25 to process a birth certificate application and $25 to process a death certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee for Oregon is $25. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a vital record in Oregon is 3 to 5 weeks and 3 to 5 business days for rush orders.
Pennsylvania

The state of Pennsylvania charges $20 to process a birth certificate application and $20 to process a death certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. However, the state of Pennsylvania does not. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions on how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The standard processing time of a vital record in Pennsylvania is up to 2 weeks for birth certificates, and between 1 to 2 weeks to death certificates.
Rhode Island

The state of Rhode Island charges $25 to process a birth certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee for Rhode Island is $7. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions for how to request your vital record. The application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The standard processing time of a vital record in Rhode Island is 1 to 2 weeks and 5 business days for rush order after receipt of requests. These times may vary depending on volume of requests received by the Rhode Island State office.
South Carolina

The state of South Carolina charges $12 to process a birth certificate application and $12 to process a death certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. However, the State of South Carolina does not. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The standard processing time of a vital record in South Carolina is 2 to 4 weeks.
South Dakota

The state of South Dakota charges $15 to process a birth certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee for South Dakota is $15. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in South Dakota is 2 to 5 weeks and 2 to 5 weeks for rush orders.
Tennessee

The state of Tennessee charges $15 to process a birth certificate application and $15 to process a death certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee in Tennessee for birth certificates is $5. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The standard processing time of a vital record in Tennessee is 6 weeks and 2 days for rush orders (this does not include delivery time.)
Texas

The state of Texas charges $22 to process a birth certificate application and $20 to process a death certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee in Texas for birth certificates is $27. Please note that the rush service is not available for death certificate applications. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions on how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in Texas is 4 to 8 weeks and 20 to 25 days for rush orders.
Utah

The state of Utah charges $20 to process a birth certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. However the state of Utah does not. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The standard processing time of a birth certificate in Utah is 1 to 3 weeks.
Vermont

The state of Vermont charges $10 to process a birth certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee for Vermont is $10. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in Vermont is 5 to 10 days and 5 to 10 days for rush orders.
Virginia

The state of Virginia charges $12 to process a birth certificate application and $12 to process a death certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee in Virginia for birth certificates is $12. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The standard processing time of vital record in Virginia is 2 to 4 weeks and 1 to 2 weeks for rush orders.
Washington

The state of Washington charges $20 to process a birth certificate application and $20 to process a death certificate application.The rush service fee in Washington for birth certificates is $18.30. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a vital record in Washington is 4 weeks (after payment has been processed) and 2 to 3 business days for rush orders.
West Virginia

The state of West Virginia charges $12 to process a birth certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. The rush service fee for West Virginia is $12. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in West Virginia is 5 to 20 days and 5 to 20 days for rush orders.
Wisconsin

The state of Wisconsin charges $20 to process a birth certificate application and $20 to process a death certificate application. Some states offer Rush Service. However, the state of Wisconsin does not. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a vital record in Wisconsin is 5 business days after reception of application.
Wyoming

The state of Wyoming charges $20 to process a birth certificate application. US Birth Certificates charges $47 for its preparation package which includes personalized instructions of how to request your vital record. Each application is reviewed, verified and processed within 24h. The Standard processing time of a birth certificate in Wyoming is 5 to 15 days.

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