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We are an authorized online vital records ordering service for City Of Detroit Vital Records.

That means we can process your request fast, affordably, and securely. The only thing faster is doing it in person – but that’s not always possible or convenient, and that’s why we’re here.

City Of Detroit Vital Records 400 Monroe Ave 6th Floor Detroit, MI, 48226
Phone 877-891-6594
Fax 866-233-5210
Visit the City Of Detroit Vital Records website.Opens a new tab to an external website.

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About Vital Records from City Of Detroit Vital Records

The City of Detroit Vital Records Office (Detroit Vital Records) issues certified copies of Detroit birth certificates and Detroit death certificates since 1910, for events that occurred within the city of Detroit (excluding events that took place outside the City of Detroit within Wayne County). You may order copies of Detroit vital records through VitalChek on an expedited basis.


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.

Available Michigan (MI) Vital Record Types

Death Certificate

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 in the City of Detroit from 1898 to present.


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