Certified Birth Certificate (5 1/2 by 8 1/2 Inches)
Paternity (Includes Birth Certificate)
Amendments (Includes Birth Certificate)
Genealogy (Per Search)
In Person: Cash, money order or official checks. No personal checks are accepted. Photo identification from the person requesting the birth or death certificate is required. A copy of your current driver's license or State Photo ID with your signature will be accepted.
By Mail: Mail requests to the Valparaiso Office. Please provide your full name at birth, birth date, mother's full maiden name and father's full name, a photocopy of your current driver's license or State Photo ID, along with a self-addressed stamped envelope. Money order or official check accepted. No personal checks are accepted.DO NOT SEND CASH.
Due to the nature of the personal information, we recommend that you send your request via certified mail, Federal Express or UPS. We are not responsible for lost or misdirected mail.