Certified copies of Missouri Birth and Death Certificates can be obtained at the Livingston County Health Center. Records are available for birth records dating back to 1920. Death records are available dating back to 1980. For records prior to those years you will need to contact Vital Records in Jefferson City in order to obtain a copy.
The cost of each birth certificate is $15.00. Death certificates are $13.00 for the first copy, and $10.00 for each additional copy. Checks should be made payable to Livingston County Health Center.
Applicants must show identification when requesting certified copies of a vital record at the state health department. Mail-in requests must be notarized by an acceptable notary public.
OBTAINING OUT OF STATE VITAL RECORDS
Births, deaths, marriages and divorces occurring in states other than Missouri must be obtained from the state where the event took place. More information about out-of-state birth, death, marriage or divorce certificates can be found on the National Center for Health Statistics web site, “Where to Write For Vital Records.”
Walk In Applications
Mail In applications Mail in Requests must be notarized by an acceptable Notary Republic