Washington Probate and Estate Settlement
Requesting Death Certificates Department of Vital Records
Event: Birth or death
Cost of copy: $20.00
Department of Health
Center for Health Statistics
P.O. Box 9709
Olympia, WA 98507-9709
Remarks: Must have exact information for births. State office has records since July 1907. For King, Pierce, and Spokane counties copies may also be obtained from county health departments. County Auditor of county of birth has registered births prior to July 1907.
Personal check or money order should be made payable to Department of Health. To verify current fees, the telephone number is (360) 236-4300.
Information on how to obtain certified copies is also available via the internet at Department of Health.