Arizona Probate and Estate Settlement

Requesting Death Certificates Department of Vital Records


Arizona Probate and Estate Settlement

Event: Death

Cost of copy: $10.00

Office of Vital Records
Arizona Department of Health Services
P.O. Box 3887
Phoenix, AZ 85030-3887

Remarks: State office has had records since July 1909 and abstracts of records filed in counties before then.

Some county offices in Arizona are able to provide certified copies of death certificates.  Please go to for a listing of county offices.

The State Office of Vital Records does not accept personal checks. A money order or cashiers check  should be made payable to Office of Vital Records. To verify current fees, the telephone number is (602) 364-1300. This will be a recorded message

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

Applicants must submit a copy of picture identification or have their request notarized.