CALIFORNIA VITAL RECORDS
Through VitalChek, California Vital Records only issues certified informational copies of California birth certificates and California death certificates.
This document is primarily used for genealogy and cannot be used for identification purposes or to obtain a passport. The words "INFORMATIONAL, NOT A VALID DOCUMENT TO ESTABLISH IDENTITY" are imprinted across the face of the copy.
You may order informational copies of California vital records through VitalChek on an expedited basis.NOTICE: Although VitalChek attempts to include accurate and up-to-date information on this site, state and agency information is subject to change without notice. VitalChek makes no representations or warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of the information herein and assumes no liability with respect to such information.
CALIFORNIA BIRTH CERTIFICATES
California Vital Records issues certified informational copies of California birth certificates. A certified informational copy can be used for informational purposes only and cannot be used to establish identity.
Who Can Order?
Any individual may order certified informational copies of California birth certificates.