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Summit County Public Health provides certified birth certificate copies for every person born in the State of Ohio and certified copies of death records for every person who died within Summit County.  The fee for all certified certificates is $22.00 per copy.  Checks and money orders should be made payable to Summit County Public Health.  Credit and debit cards are also accepted (additional fees apply).

Vital Statistics Brochure

All vital record requests must be
obtained at the Akron office, located at:

Fairway Center
1867 West Market Street
Akron, Ohio 44313
Phone: (330) 812-3845   
Fax:  (330) 375-2523

Hours of Operation: 
Monday and Thursday
8:00am to 4:45pm

Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday
8:00am to 3:30pm

Walk-in Same Day Service
Proof of identification is not required



Order Birth and Death Certificates Online with VitalChek

VitalChek, a Lexis Nexis Company, is authorized by the Ohio Department of Health Office of Vital Statistics to accept credit cards and expedite certificate delivery to customers. To place an order, please click HERE.

The cost for each certified copy with
US Postal Service delivery is

($22.00 plus a $7.00 handling charge - additional fees apply for expedited shipping via UPS)

VitalChek accepts MasterCard,
Visa, American Express,
and Discover.


The Summit County Public Health Office of Vital Statistics is not responsible for lost, stolen or non-delivered orders handled by the US Postal Service for delivery.

All sales are final and






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