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Birth Certificate | Obtain a copy of your birth record

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 May include Civil Unions and Domestic Partnerships

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Illinois Dept. Of Public Health Agency Information

ILLINOIS VITAL RECORDS
The Illinois Department of Public Health, Vital Records (Illinois Vital Records) issues certified copies of Illinois birth certificates and Illinois death certificates for events which occurred within the State of Illinois. You may order copies of Illinois 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.



ILLINOIS BIRTH CERTIFICATES
Illinois Vital Records issues certified copies of Illinois birth certificates, which are typically acceptable for passport, social security, employment, school registration, personal identification purposes and other legal purposes. ORIGINAL BIRTH CERTIFICATES of Adopted Persons cannot be requested through VitalChek.com. These can be obtained directly from the Illinois Department of Public Health.

Who Can Order?
You may order copes of Illinois birth certificates for yourself, your spouse and your child. If you are the certificate holder's legal guardian or legal representative, you must submit written evidence of guardianship or legal representation.




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Available Illinois (IL) Birth Certificate Types

Birth Long
A certified photocopy of the original record with the embossed Seal of Illinois. This certificate is accepted by all state and federal agencies as legal proof of birth and citizenship. It can typically be used for travel, passport, proof of citizenship, social security, driver's license, school registration, personal identification and other legal purposes. Birth Certificates are available for events that occurred in the State of Illinois from 1916 to present.

First Copy: $15.00    Additional Copies: $2.00


Birth Short
A certified abstract showing child's name, birth date, sex, county of birth, certificate number and file date. Depending on the year of birth, it may also list the parents' names. It can typically be used as proof of identity, but cannot be used to obtain a passport if the parents' names are not listed. The Birth Certificate - Short is available for events that occurred within the State of Illinois from 1916 to present.

First Copy: $10.00    Additional Copies: $2.00


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It's the easiest and most efficient method for ordering official birth certificates and other vital records because there is less room for error when you enter the information yourself. Our simple forms have built-in editing features to help ensure the accuracy of your order.

Obtain official, certified Illinois (IL) birth records from Illinois Dept. Of Public Health online – quickly and securely.

VitalChek is an official service, authorized by Illinois Dept. Of Public Health, to securely order certified Illinois (IL) vital records, like birth certificates. Other online services may not be authorized by Illinois Dept. Of Public Health, and may charge additional fees without providing approved services or guaranteeing confidentiality of your data.

As a government-approved organization for 25 years, VitalChek safely delivers millions of vital records every year and is America’s #1 resource for ordering certified birth certificates across the nation. VitalChek makes purchasing your family’s most important documents, such as Illinois birth certificates, simple, fast and secure:

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