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Order Official North Dakota Birth Certificates Online From North Dakota Vital Records.


Once your North Dakota birth certificate order is complete, it is electronically sent by the next business day to the government agency for processing.


Hundreds of government agencies nationwide exclusively trust VitalChek for accepting their birth certificates and other vital record orders.


Most people place their North Dakota birth record order in less than 10 minutes!

North Dakota Vital Records Agency Information

The North Dakota Division of Vital Records (North Dakota Vital Records) issues certified copies of North Dakota birth certificates, North Dakota death certificates and North Dakota marriage records, for events which occurred within the State of North Dakota. Divorce Records are maintained in the city where the marriage or divorce occurred. You may order copies of North Dakota vital records through VitalChek on an expedited basis.

North Dakota Vital Records requires proof of identification of the person requesting the certificate before releasing certified copies of birth or death certificates. Parents may submit their own ID when requesting their children's birth certificate. Acceptable forms of proof of identification include:

  • A current, legible photocopy of a state issued photo ID or driver's license, Bureau of Indian Affairs issued tribal ID card, US Military card, or US issued passport or visa.


  • A legible photocopy of TWO of the following: Social Security Card, utility bill with current address (no more than 3 months old), bank statement with current address (no more than 3 months old), pay stub (with your name, Social Security Number, and your employer's name and address), car registration or title with current address (for the current registration year), or an IRS Tax Return from the prior year.

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.

North Dakota Vital Records issues only certified copies of North Dakota birth certificates, which are typically acceptable for passport, social security, employment and personal identification purposes.

Who Can Order?
Cetified copies of North Dakota birth certificates may only be ordered for yourself (provided you are at least 16 years old), for your child if you are named as a parent on the record, or if you can prove a legal right to the certificate (with a court order or other accepted legal documentation).

Available North Dakota (ND) Birth Certificate Types


A certified birth certificate that 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 within the State of North Dakota from 1930 to present.

First Copy: $7.00    Additional Copies: $4.00

Birth Certificate Order Methods

Order Online
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.

Fast | Secure | Authorized | Affordable

VitalChek is the authorized external ordering source for fast, secure vital records processed directly with the issuing government agency at the lowest cost available online. That means, unlike other online services, your application won’t get lost in the mail or sent to another service for processing. We process all of our orders through secure online data connections with the issuing government agencies. We don’t have your personal data laying around and everything is done through secure, PCI compliant online data transmission with the government agencies directly. That also means we get to “skip the line” for processing ahead of mail in applications, making our service the fastest available (of course we can’t speed up the agencies themselves, but we do everything we can to keep things moving!).

No other vital records processing service can offer that. That’s what makes VitalChek different – and safer – than anything else out there. The only thing that is shipped (via USPS, UPS, or FedEx depending on which shipping method you choose) is your actual vital record itself, directly from the government agency to you. Now that’s secure!