Georgia Probate and Estate Settlement
Requesting Death Certificates Department of Vital Records
Event: Birth or death
Cost of copy: $10.00
Georgia Department of Human Resources
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 http://health.state.ga.us/programs/ vitalrecords.
The requestor must provide a photocopy of a valid photo ID.