Birth, Death and Marriage Certificates

You might get a certified content (or copies) of a birth, death, or wedding certification through the Riverside County Clerk-Recorder provided the individual for whom you are trying to find the certification came to be, passed away, or had a married relationship permit granted, within the County of Riverside.

See below for what you will really have to have a copy that is certified.

Birth Certificate:

The kid’s name as mentioned in the delivery certification. The Mother/Father/Parent title for both industries. The little one’s date of delivery. The kid’s host to delivery.

Death Certificate:

The complete name associated with decedent during the time of death. The date of death. The spot of death. The date of delivery regarding the decedent, if understood.

Wedding Certification:

The full name of this First Person/Spouse and 2nd Person/Spouse in the wedding permit. The date of this wedding.


Fee Explanation Birth Death Marriage
Recording Fee 12.95 12.35 5.50
County Youngsters’ Trust Fund 6.30
Recorder Vitals Sub-Fund 2.20 2.20 2.55
State Vitals 4.55 4.55 3.35
State Umbilical Cord Collection Program 2.00
State Controller – DNA 1.90 3.60
$28.00 $21.00 $15.00

Note: requests placed by fax or higher the net are charged a processing that is additional by VitalChek.


  • Re re Payment ought to be created by money or check purchase making payable towards the Riverside County Assessor-County Clerk-Recorder.
  • All personal checks must be pre-printed by the lender.
  • No 3rd party checks will likely to be accepted.
  • The cost for searching an archive is certainly NOT REFUNDABLE in the event that record isn’t discovered.

If you wish to talk to A records that is vital staff, please call (951) 486-7000.

Mobile verification: Our staff CANNOT verify any information over the telephone, consequently, they can’t let you know set up record you intend to get is recorded as well as on file inside our workplace ahead of your asking for a duplicate.

Acquiring Copies in Individual

Effective 1, 2010 the requirements for ordering a marriage record changed january. Much like delivery and death documents, there are 2 forms of marriage certificates released, a certified content and a copy that is informational. For lots more information that is detailed guidelines on purchasing see Information Sheet or Applications.

You may possibly get a certified copy of a delivery, death or wedding certification in individual from our Riverside (Gateway), Riverside (Downtown), Hemet, Palm Desert, Temecula or Blythe workplaces.

TAKE NOTE: Effective July 1, 2003, ID is necessary whenever asking for a duplicate of the delivery, death or wedding certification.

You are going to get your copy the day that is sameoffered the certification had been recorded).

Getting Copies by Mail

Certified copies of delivery, death and wedding certificates may be requested by also mail.

Please through the appropriate charges, all needed information, as well as the address that is complete that you simply would like the copy mailed. All needs MUST INCLUDE complete and accurate information. For detailed information and instructions please read and complete the necessary Application for Birth, Death or Marriage.

NOTE: Effective January 1, 2010 what’s needed for buying a marriage record changed. Much like delivery and death records, there are two main kinds of marriage certificates given, an official content and a copy that is informational.

Acquiring Copies Online

Riverside County Assessor-County Clerk-Recorder doesn’t accept charge cards or online orders; nonetheless, for the convenience, you are able to process online needs through a completely independent business you this solution; VitalChek System, Inc. VitalChek are reached through its site, that people have actually partnered with to give you. an extra processing cost is charged by VitalChek for using this solution, and all sorts of major charge cards are accepted, including United states Express®, Discover®, MasterCard® or Visa®. Express mail solutions are offered for a fee that is additional at $19.00.

ESSENTIAL NOTICE REGARDING ESSENTIAL RECORD CERTIFICATE INSTRUCTIONS: All candidates must pass identity that is online ahead of the purchase will likely be prepared. Any applicant who fails or opts away from online identification verification is supposed to be needed to submit a sworn declaration and certificate that is notarized of ahead of the purchase should be prepared. The authorized requestor’s name must match the title from the charge card payment target, as well as the charge card billing target must match the mailing target on file together with your formal federal government recognition agency that is issuing.

Other internet vendors are not authorized by Riverside County and could charge extra charges without supplying services that are county-approved. Neither Riverside County nor VitalChek has control of the solutions and costs other online vendors offer and fee.