Order Certified Copies Online

Order certified copies of Livingston County birth records online. Orders are processed daily and sent via USPS First Class Mail. Birth Certificates will only be mailed to the address included on the valid government issued identification that will be uploaded with the online order.

The County Clerk’s office of vital records will be closed from 12pm to 1pm on Tuesday, April 23 and Wednesday, April 24, 2024.

Requesting Certified Copies

Photo Identification Requirements
Requesting a certified birth certificate less than 100 years old requires government issued photo identification. To protect you from identity theft, we require a copy of valid government photo identification, such as a driver’s license, state ID or passport.

In Person

Birth Certificate requests received in-person are provided the same day at the time of request.

What You Will Need:

* Additional fee applies for credit/debit cards

By Mail

Please Include The Following:

  • Completed Birth Certificate Request Form
  • Photocopy of the front and back of your current valid government issued driver’s license or state ID identification
  • Payment of check or money order
  • Self-addressed postage paid envelope

Requests submitted by mail are processed within three business days. You should receive your copy(s) in 7-10 business days via USPS First Class Mail. Birth Certificates will only be mailed to the address included on the valid government issued identification. We do not guarantee a delivery time.

Mailing Address:
Livingston County Clerk
200 E. Grand River
Howell, Michigan 48843

Certified Copy Fees

A certified copy is $25.00. Additional copies of the same record ordered at the same time are $10.00 each.

Senior Discount
People age 65 years of age or older will be charged a reduced fee of $14.00 for a search and a certified copy of their birth record.

Order Certified Copies Online

Order certified copies of Livingston County birth records online. Orders are processed daily and sent via USPS First Class Mail. Birth Certificates will only be mailed to the address included on the valid government issued identification that will be uploaded with the online order.

County Clerk
Jenny Nash, Livingston County Treasurer

Elizabeth Hundley
County Clerk

Kristi Cox
Chief Deputy County Clerk

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Phone

(517) 546-0500

Hours

Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Closed County Holidays

Historical Courthouse

200 E. Grand River Ave.
Howell, MI 48843

Fax

(517) 546-4354