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San Diego County Recorder (Ernest J. Dronenburg, Jr.) Agency Information

SAN DIEGO COUNTY VITAL RECORDS
The San Diego County Recorder issues copies of San Diego County vital records including Authorized and Informational copies of San Diego County birth certificates, San Diego County death certificates, public San Diego County marriage records and confidential San Diego marriage records (for marriage licenses that were issued in San Diego County). San Diego County Vital Records participates in the VitalChek Network, allowing you to order the following certificates online on an expedited basis.


Please Note: For all Authorized Copies all applicants must submit a Sworn Statement and notarized Certificate of Acknowledgment before the order will be processed.


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.


SAN DIEGO COUNTY BIRTH CERTIFICATES
San Diego County Vital Records issues authorized and informational copies of San Diego County birth certificates. Authorized copies of San Diego County birth certificates are typically acceptable for passport, social security, employment, personal identification and other legal purposes. Informational copies of San Diego County birth certificates can be used for informational purposes only.

Who Can Order?
Authorized Copies - All applicants must submit a Sworn Statement and notarized Certificate of Acknowledgment before the order will be processed, forms and instructions will be provided upon completion of your online order. Individuals permitted to receive authorized, certified copies of San Diego County birth certificates are listed below.

  • The certificate holder, a parent or legal guardian of the certificate holder.
  • A child, grandparent, grandchild, sibling, spouse or domestic partner of the certificate holder.
  • A member of a law enforcement agency or a representative of another governmental agency, as provided by law, who is conducting official business.
  • A party entitled to receive the record as a result of a court order, or an attorney or a licensed adoption agency seeking the birth record.
  • An attorney representing the certificate holder or the certificate holder's estate, or any person or agency empowered by statute or appointed by a court to act on behalf of the certificate holder or the certificate holder's estate.

Informational Copies - no documentation is required.




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Available San Diego County Recorder (Ernest J. Dronenburg, Jr.), California (CA) Birth Certificate Types

Birth - Authorized
An authorized, certified birth certificate copy 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 in San Diego County from 1905 to present. Please wait three weeks from date of the birth event before submitting your request.

First Copy: $28.00    Additional Copies: $28.00


Birth Informational Copy
If you are not eligible to receive an authorized copy of the birth certificate, you will receive a certified informational copy with the words "INFORMATIONAL, NOT A VALID DOCUMENT TO ESTABLISH IDENTITY" imprinted across the face of the copy. This document is primarily used for genealogy and cannot be used for identification purposes. Please wait three weeks from date of the birth event before submitting your request.

First Copy: $28.00    Additional Copies: $28.00


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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 California (CA) birth records from San Diego County Recorder (Ernest J. Dronenburg, Jr.) online – quickly and securely.

VitalChek is an official service, authorized by San Diego County Recorder (Ernest J. Dronenburg, Jr.), to securely order certified San Diego County (CA) vital records, like birth certificates. Other online services may not be authorized by San Diego County Recorder (Ernest J. Dronenburg, Jr.), 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 San Diego County birth certificates, simple, fast and secure:

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Online ordering and credit card payment services are provided by VitalChek Network, Inc. VitalChek is an official, government-authorized express certificate service for remote ordering of certified vital records (such as birth, death, and marriage certificates), and incorporates added security to ensure your information and documents are treated safely.
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