You can order birth certificates, death certificates and marriage records on-line, by mail, phone or in person by visiting our Vital Records office.
Birth certificates cost $17, with a $6 fee for additional copies of the same record.
The MSDH Vital Records division maintains Mississippi birth and death records from November, 1912 to the present.
Birth Certificates Outside of Mississippi
If you are a US Citizen born outside Mississippi, check with the National Center for Health Statistics for information regarding your home state.
NCHS Vital Records page
- If you were born in another country, check with the Embassy for that country.
For more information or questions about vital records, contact our Vital Records office by calling 601-206-8200, or by sending e-mail to VRInfo@msdh.ms.gov