Once your Alabama death certificate order is complete, it is electronically sent by the next business day to the government agency for processing.
Hundreds of government agencies nationwide exclusively trust VitalChek for accepting their death certificates and other vital record orders.
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Most people place their death record order in less than 10 minutes!
ALABAMA VITAL RECORDS
The Alabama Division of Vital Records (Alabama Vital Records) issues certified copies of Alabama birth certificates, Alabama death certificates, Alabama marriage records and Alabama divorce records for events that occurred within the State of Alabama. You may order copies of Alabama vital records through VitalChek on an expedited basis.
Apostilles or certifications which include authentication from the Alabama Secretary of State cannot be ordered through this site. Please call Alabama Vital Records at (334) 206-5418 to order.
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.
ALABAMA DEATH CERTIFICATES
Alabama Vital Records issues certified copies of Alabama death certificates that can typically be used to obtain death benefits, to claim insurance proceeds and for other legal purposes. First Copy Certificate fee includes a 15$ agency expedite fee.
Who Can Order?
Alabama death certificates are confidential records with restricted access for 25 years from the date of death. Copies of Alabama death certificates more than 25 years old may be obtained by anyone who can provide sufficient search information. Copies of Alabama death certificates less than 25 years old may be obtained by the decedent's mother or father, spouse, child, sibling, legal representative of family or estate, or informant listed on death certificates as providing information.
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 for events that occurred within the State of Alabama from 1908 to present.
First Copy: $30.00 Additional Copies: $6.00
VitalChek is the authorized external ordering source for fast, secure vital records processed directly with the issuing government agency at the lowest cost available online. That means, unlike other online services, your application won’t get lost in the mail or sent to another service for processing. We process all of our orders through secure online data connections with the issuing government agencies. We don’t have your personal data laying around and everything is done through secure, PCI compliant online data transmission with the government agencies directly. That also means we get to "skip the line" for processing ahead of mail in applications, making our service the fastest available (of course we can’t speed up the agencies themselves, but we do everything we can to keep things moving!).
No other vital records processing service can offer that. That’s what makes VitalChek different – and safer – than anything else out there. The only thing that is shipped (via USPS, UPS, or FedEx depending on which shipping method you choose) is your actual vital record itself, directly from the government agency to you. Now that’s secure!