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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.
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A US citizen born in the state of Virginia may require a certified copy of their Virginia Birth Certificate for multiple purposes.
A certified birth certificate is an indispensable legal document that can serve as proof of a national’s citizenship and identity. A US birth certificate is a required document for Virginians who wish to obtain a passport, a driver’s license, a social security card, get married, register at university, and, much more.
Ordering an official birth certificate in the State of Virginia no longer requires walking into the state or county vital records office and waiting in line endlessly since it can now be done online, in just a few easy steps.
Our personalized instructions will allow you to order your birth certificate at home without paying a visit to your local Vital Records office.
Virginia birth records are kept by the Virginia Department of Health along with other vital records, such as marriage and death certificates.
Virginia birth and death records are available from 1912 to the present, divorce records from 1918 and marriage records from 1936 are also available.
Virginia birth certificates are also kept in various other vital records offices as well, such as those in:
Virginians whose birth certificate has been misplaced, destroyed, damaged or stolen now have the option to quickly complete a simple application form online with which to order a certified copy of their document. Birth certificates requested in this manner will be issued by the State of Virginia, and have complete legal validity.
Our secure online birth certificate request service allows you to avoid waiting in long lines at Virginia Department of Health/Division of Vital Records office or DMV, which, in turn, saves you time and hassle. The Virginia birth certificate application is easy to fill out and straightforward to use.
If you are planning your marriage, traveling overseas and need a passport issued, or enrolling in university, you will have to produce an authorized copy of your birth certificate. This type of certified copy is also necessary to get a social security card issued or request a driver’s license.
To obtain a certified copy of a birth certificate from the State of Virginia, you will need to complete the online application by filling out the following information:
Obtaining a certified copy of a Virginia birth certificate is now a hassle-free process when it is initiated online. Applying for a birth certificate is done by filling out a straightforward online application form. All birth certificate requests must follow the simple steps outlined below:
Please note that as of October 1st, 2020, U.S. citizens and residents must have a REAL ID-compliant driving license or ID card to enter federal facilities and board commercial aircrafts. Requirements to obtain a REAL ID may include proof of identity, such as a certified copy of the birth certificate.
Requesting a certified copy of a Virginia birth certificate can only be done by specific, authorized individuals. Since the document has legal validity, a Virginia Birth Certificate replacement can only be petitioned by one of the following eligible individuals:
If you need a copy of a birth certificate to provide for a DMV driver’s license application, to obtain a US passport card or passport book, getting married, or registering for school or university, you will need a certified copy of your VA birth certificate.
The main trait that identifies a birth certificate copy as certified and legally valid is the fact that it bears the official state of Virginia registrar’s raised, embossed, impressed or multicolored seal, the registrar’s signature, as well as the date the certificate was filed with the registrar’s office.
Also, if you are an American citizen born abroad or in a U.S. military base, please check out the requirements on how to get a copy of your birth certificate if born abroad.
All those born in the state of Virginia that need to request a certified copy of their birth certificate will need to include a clear photocopy of both sides of one of the forms of photo ID listed below along with a completed application form:
Once your application documents are completed and packed in an envelope, you will need to mail it to:Office of Vital Records
Obtaining a certified copy of a birth certificate issued by the state of Virginia entails the individual ordering the document to cover the cost of each copy they need to have issued. The first certified copy of a Virginia birth certificate carries a fee of $12, with each additional copy entailing a cost of $12.
Once you have printed, signed, and sent the birth certificate application along with a copy of a valid photo ID and your payment by mail to the VA vital records office, your request will be processed and filled. You will receive your valid birth certificate by mail, at your home address.
Most birth certificate requests made in Virginia are processed within 2-4 weeks. However, some orders may take longer to be filled, for instance, during peak application periods.
Please note that Virginia Vital Records offices do not offer rush service. Therefore, you are advised to apply well in advance for a copy of a VA birth certificate. This holds especially true when you need to provide the document for an activity that has a strict deadline, such as:
The following is a comprehensive list of the Virginia state Vital Records and Health offices that are in charge of issuing birth certificate copies in VA. Please note that posting your request to a county office may have a shorter processing time than a bigger office.
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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.
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 Virginia personalized instructions will provide all the information needed.
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