Colorado Probate and Estate Settlement
Requesting Death Certificates Department of Vital Records
Event: Birth or death
Cost of copy: $17.00
Vital Records Section
Colorado Department of Public Health
4300 Cherry Creek Drive South
Denver, CO 80246-1530
Remarks: State office has death records since 1900 and birth records since 1910. State office also has birth records for some counties for years before 1910. Additional copies of the same record ordered at the same time are $10.00.
Personal check or money order should be made payable to Vital Records Section. To verify current fees, the telephone number is (303) 692-2200. This will be a recorded message.
Information on how to obtain certified copies is also available via the internet at Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
All requests for birth and death record must be accompanied by a photo copy of the requestor's identification before processing.