Missouri Probate and Estate Settlement
Requesting Death Certificates Department of Vital Records
Cost of copy: $13.00
Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services
Bureau of Vital Records
P.O. Box 570
Jefferson City, MO 65102-0570
Remarks: State office has records since January 1910. Certified copies of most Missouri birth and death records are also available from local county health department. For details, please contact these offices directly. If event occurred in St. Louis (City), St. Louis County, or Kansas City before 1910, write to the city or county Health Department.
Additional copies of the same record ordered at the same time are $10.00 each.
Personal check or money order should be made payable to Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services. Please include a legal size self-addressed stamped envelope. To verify current fees on birth and death records, the telephone number is (573) 751-6387.
Information on how to obtain certified copies is also available via the internet at http://www.dhss.mo.gov/birthanddeathrecords/index.html