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Order Official Maricopa County (AZ) Death Certificates Online From Maricopa County Department of Health.

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Once your Maricopa County (AZ) death certificate order is complete, it is electronically sent the next business day to the government agency for processing.



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The Maricopa County Vital Records Office issues copies of Arizona vital records including certified copies of Arizona birth certificates and Arizona death certificates for events that occurred within the county of Maricopa.

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To check the status of your order, click the "View Order Status" button on the top right of this page. If you have additional questions about your order, please visit our online Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) or contact our Customer Care Department at 877-803-0609

Identification Requirements:

Maricopa Vital Records requires all applicants to submit a copy of their valid, government issued photo ID. You will be presented with an Authorization Form at the end of your order that includes specific instructions. When faxing your identification, please enlarge and lighten to ensure your fax is legible. Your order will not be processed until a legible form of identification is received. Below is a list of acceptable forms of identification:

  • A state issued Driver's License that includes a photograph
  • A state issued picture identification
  • Valid Passport (full document must be on one page to ensure document’s validity)
  • Federal ID

  • 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.

    Maricopa County Vital Records issues only certified copies of Arizona death certificates that can typically be used to obtain death benefits, claim insurance proceeds and other legal purposes.

    Who Can Order?
    Access to Maricopa death certificates is restricted to the decedent's spouse or immediate family members, attorneys, persons with a legal interest, private investigator or genealogist (proof of entitlement and valid, government issued photo ID required). An Authorization Form with specific entitlement and identification requirements will be provided upon completion of your online order.

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    Available Maricopa County Department of Health, Arizona (AZ) Death Certificate Types

    A certified copy of a death record that can typically be used to obtain death benefits, claim insurance proceeds, notify social security and other legal purposes. Death Certificates are available through Maricopa County Vital Records for events that occurred from 1903 to present.

    First Copy: $20.00    Additional Copies: $20.00

    Death 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.

    Order official, certified Arizona (AZ) vital death records from Maricopa County Department of Health online – quickly and securely.

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