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We are an authorized online vital records ordering service for Columbia/Boone County Department of Public Health and Human Services.

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.

Columbia/Boone County Department of Public Health and Human Services 1005 W. Worley Street Columbia, MO, 65203
Phone 888-734-0400
Fax 888-985-6919

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About Vital Records from Columbia/Boone County Department of Public Health and Human Services

Columbia/Boone County Dept of Public Health and Human Services issues certified copies of Missouri birth certificates and death certificates. You may order copies of Columbia/Boone 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 Missouri (MO) Vital Record Types

Death Certificate Short Form

A short form copy of a death certificate, also referred to as an "abstract", is an abbreviated version of the long form or original certificate. The short form is the traditional looking copy with colored borders and will satisfy most purposes or needs for a death certificate such as death benefits, claim insurance proceeds, notify social security, and other legal purposes. Death certificates are available for events that occurred in State of Missouri from 1980 to Present.


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