Welcome to the Texas.gov Vital Records Application

You can use this application to order Texas Vital Records online including:

  • Birth Certificate or Verification
  • Death Certificate or Verification
  • Marriage Verification
  • Divorce Verification

Ordering & Payment

  • Payment can only be made with a credit card or major-brand debit card (Visa, MasterCard).
  • Most orders are processed within 10-15 state business days.
  • Once your order is confirmed, it cannot be cancelled. If the record requested is not found, the fee is non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • To request records in person or through alternative methods, or to request amendments to birth or death records, follow the instructions on the Texas Vital Statistics website.
  • To request vital records from other states, visit the National Center for Health Statistics website.

Shipping & Delivery

  • Overnight or next-day deliveries are not available online.
  • Orders can be delivered to the United States, U.S. territories and commonwealths, and U.S. military addresses (APO, FPO). For deliveries to other locations, follow instructions on the Texas Vital Statistics website.


  • Do not use your browser’s ‘Back’ button during the order. You will be able to edit your information before submitting payment.
  • Review the Frequently Asked Questions for requirements and more information.

Click ‘Continue’ to proceed.