Vital Records

Pursuant to Health & Safety Code 103526(c) only authorized individuals may receive a certified copy of a birth, death, or marriage record. Those who do not qualify as authorized individuals may receive an Informational certified copy. Informational certified copies include the words "INFORMATIONAL, NOT A VALID DOCUMENT TO ESTABLISH IDENTITY" imprint across the face. Please note that Informational certified copies do not exist for Confidential Marriage; only the bride or groom are authorized to order a certified copy.

Certified and/or Informational copies of birthdeath or marriage records are available only for documents registered in Yolo County. Records may be purchased in person, by mail or by fax. Click Here for Payment Methods.

Vital Record Fees

Item Fee
Copy of Birth Certificate $29.00
Copy of Birth Certificate for Government Agency $22.00
Copy of Regular/Confidential Marriage Certificate $17.00
Copy Marriage for a Government Agency $12.00
Copy of Death Certificate-Public and Government Agency $24.00
Copy of Fetal Death Certificate-Public and Government Agency $21.00
Burial Permit $12.00
Homeless Person Birth Certificate Fee Exempt
Foster Care Birth Certificate Fee Exempt
Wildfire Vital Record Relief Fee Exempt
In Lieu of Self-Addressed Stamped Envelope (SASE) $1.00
Express Mail (Optional) $28.75
Priority Mail (Optional) $9.65

If a birth, death or marriage occurred in another California county, you should get your copies directly from that county or from the State Office of Vital Records

REAL PROPERTY OFFICIAL RECORDS: If you would like to purchase an Official Record, please print, complete and send the Official Records Request Form with correct fees to Yolo County Clerk/Recorder, P.O. Box 1130, Woodland, CA 95776 - Click for Form