KERN COUNTY VITAL RECORDS
The Kern County Recorder (Kern County Vital Records) issues Authorized and Informational copies of Kern County birth certificates, Kern County death certificates, and Certified Kern County marriage records (for marriage licenses that were issued in Kern County). You may order copies of Kern 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.
KERN COUNTY DEATH CERTIFICATES
Kern County Vital Records issues authorized and informational copies of Kern County death certificates for individuals who died within Kern County. Authorized copies can typically be used to obtain death benefits, to claim insurance proceeds and for other legal purposes.
Who Can Order?
Authorized copies of Kern County death certificates will only be issued to a parent, legal guardian, attorney of record, law enforcement, government agencies, children, siblings, grandparent, guardian, spouses, domestic partner and funeral directors ordering on the behalf of an individual specified above. All applicants must submit a Sworn Statement and notarized Certificate of Identity before the order will be processed, forms and instructions will be provided upon completion of your online order.
Anyone can order Informational copies of Kern County death certificates.
Visit Kern County Recorder