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Ordering Copies of Vital Records Online


New Jersey Office of Vital Statistics and Registry offers the convenience of ordering a copy of a vital record online.

New UPS shipping rates to our customers have been reduced from $30 per order to $12.

Key facts about ordering online:

  • Faster than if you apply in writing directly to the Office of Vital Statistics and Registry
  • Vital Records are sent to you typically within 3 to 4 weeks from date request approved. This time is not guaranteed and may be longer or shorter based upon the number of requests received.
  • Pay by credit card or debit card
  • Additional processing fee of $5, online authentication fee of $5 (non-refundable) and $12 shipping fee via UPS carrier.
  • Online orders will be shipped via selected method. Online orders are not available for pick up at our walk in center.

To begin ordering, click on the online button and follow the instructions. You will not have to return to the Office of Vital Statistics and Registry web page.

Place Online Order

Order at your convenience, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Status of Online Order

Check the Status of your Online Order


For questions regarding ordering online, call

Please have ready the following before continuing:

  1. Government issued driver's license/non-driver's license
  2. Credit card in your name
  3. Scanned copy of all supporting documentation in the approved format(PDF, JPEG, TIF)

Maintained by Office of Vital Statistics and Registry for information on registering, amending or obtaining copies of vital records please contact us toll-free nationwide at 1-866-649-8726 or for individuals within the 609 area code at (609) 292-4087.

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