Arkansas Probate and Estate Settlement

Requesting Death Certificates Department of Vital Records


Arkansas Probate and Estate Settlement

Event: Death

Cost of copy: $10.00

Vital Records H-44
4815 West Markham
Little Rock, AR 72205

Remarks: State office has records since February 1914 and some original Little Rock and Fort Smith records from 1881. Additional copies of death record, when requested at the same time, are $8.00 each.

Personal check or money order should be made payable to Arkansas Department of Health. To verify current fees, the telephone number is (501) 661-2174. This will be a recorded message.

Information on how to obtain certified copies is also available via the Internet at