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We make it easy to order official DeKalb County (IL) Birth certificates online from DeKalb Co. Clerk/Recorder Vital.

Looking for a certified DeKalb County birth certificate?

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  • Order certified copies of DeKalb County birth certificates (with government seal) for your immediate family from DeKalb Co. Clerk/Recorder Vital.
  • Obtain information and instructions for ordering birth certificates from DeKalb Co. Clerk/Recorder Vital.

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DeKalb Co. Clerk/Recorder Vital Agency Information

The DeKalb County Clerk's office (DeKalb County Vital Records) issues certified copies of DeKalb County birth certificates, DeKalb County death certificates, and DeKalb County marriage records which occurred within DeKalb County. You may order copies of DeKalb County 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.

DeKalb County Vital Records issues certified copies of DeKalb County birth certificates, which are typically acceptable for passport, social security, employment, personal identification, and legal purposes.

Who Can Order?
The only individuals who can order a DeKalb County birth certificate are the mother, father, the individual whose name is on the certificate if they are 18 yrs. or older, or a court appointed representative.

Available DeKalb Co. Clerk/Recorder Vital, Illinois (IL) 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 in DeKalb County from 1916 to present.

First Copy: $16.00    Additional Copies: $8.00

Birth Certificate Order Methods

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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 DeKalb Co. Clerk/Recorder Vital online – quickly and securely.

VitalChek is an official service, authorized by DeKalb Co. Clerk/Recorder Vital, to securely order certified DeKalb County (IL) vital records, like birth certificates. Other online services may not be authorized by DeKalb Co. Clerk/Recorder Vital, 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 DeKalb County birth certificates, simple, fast and secure:

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