NORTH CAROLINA VITAL RECORDS
North Carolina Vital Records issues certified copies of North Carolina birth certificates, North Carolina death certificates, North Carolina marriage records and North Carolina divorce records for events that occurred within the State of North Carolina. You may order copies of North Carolina vital records through VitalChek on an expedited basis.
Changes to records may require payment of a $15 processing fee in addition to the charges below.
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 CAROLINA DEATH CERTIFICATES
North Carolina Vital Records issues certified copies of North Carolina death certificates, that can typically be used to obtain death benefits, to claim insurance proceeds and for other legal purposes.
Who Can Order?
Certified copies of North Carolina death certificates are issued to the following:
- The decedent's spouse, sibling, mother, father, direct ancestor, direct descendant, stepparent, or stepchild;
- A person seeking information for a legal determination of personal or property rights; or
- An authorized agent, attorney, or legal representative of a person described in (1) or (2) above;
- Funeral director or funeral service licensee.
If you are not qualified to receive a certified copy, you will receive a non-certified copy.
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