Georgia Probate and Estate Settlement

Requesting Death Certificates Department of Vital Records


Georgia probate and Estate Settlement

Event: Birth or death

Cost of copy: $10.00

Georgia Department of Human Resources
Vital Records 
2600 Skyland Drive, NE
Atlanta, GA 30319-3640

Remarks: State office has records since January 1919. For earlier records in Atlanta or Savannah or other cities or counties, write to the Vital Records Office in county where event occurred. Additional copies of same record ordered at same time are $5.00 each.

Money order should be made payable to Vital Records. Personal checks are not accepted. To verify current fees, the telephone number is (404) 679-4702. This is a recorded message.

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

The requestor must provide a photocopy of a valid photo ID.