Additional Documentation for Ordering Birth Records
Oakland County, MichiganClerk/Register of DeedsVital RecordsAdditional Documentation for Ordering Birth Records

Additional Documentation for Ordering Birth Records

Additional documentation is required of applicants stating they are an heir, legal guardian or legal representative of the person named on a birth record.

Documentation may include:

  • Death certificate of person for birth record you are trying to obtain, along with your birth record to prove you are an heir.
  • Guardianship documents only, custody orders are not acceptable.
  • Legal representative documents.

You are required to provide these documents in person to our office or via fax or email, along with proper ID.