Birth Certificates

You may need additional documentation, including a certified copy of a birth certificate, to renew your Maryland Driver’s License or Identification Card due to the Federal Real ID Act. The Vital Statistics Administration publishes the requirements for obtaining a certified copy of a birth certificate.


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To the Citizens of Queen Anne's County

for QA Residents

    COVID-19 Call Center - 443-262-9900
    Mon - Fri 8 AM - 4:30 PM

    QACDOH is offering COVID-19 testing for QA County residents.  Our community testing is being offered on a first come first served basis to Queen Anne’s County residents only

    Our testing hours have been updated:

    Tuesdays - 8 AM to 11:30 AM
    Thursdays - 3 PM to 6 PM

    Drive Through @ QACDOH
    206 N. Commerce Street, Centreville

    Testing is located in the rear parking lot accessible from Banjo Lane.

    Tests are provided at no charge and do not require a doctors referral or appointment. No forms needed! WHILE TESTING SUPPLIES LAST. 

    Please do not call the health department for test results. You will be contacted by someone from the health department ASAP once we receive your results. Test results should be returned within 10 days. 

    We strongly encourage anyone who gets tested for COVID-19 to self-isolate at home until they receive their results. 

    For more information or questions you can also contact the COVID-19 hotline at the Health Department 443-262-9900​

    Following the Governor's orders all health department buildings will be closed to the public until further notice.

    Please call to confirm or reschedule appointments.
    Queen Anne's County has set up an information line for the public to call with questions about COVID-19. 
    Staff will be available by phone from 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM.
    Call: 443-262-9900 or
     To stay current on OFFICIAL information regarding the COVID-19 situation here in Queen Anne’s County, please visit: ​
    Visit the Maryland Department of Health and CDC's Novel Coronavirus pages linked below for more information.

    Maryland Department of Health - COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions about Testing

    Maryland Health Connection - Coronavirus Special Enrollment Period Open Until July 15th

     If you would like to receive regular updates and information regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus) please text keyword "Join COVID" to 30890. 
    Protect yourself and your community from getting and spreading respiratory illnesses like coronavirus disease 2019. Everyone has a role to play in getting ready and staying healthy.


    COVID-19 Testing

    Edwards Pharmacy in Centreville is testing through  Choose Maryland, then select Edwards Pharmacy. You must register online so that you can get your appointment time, and your results.  Please follow the instructions on the website.  We would like to thank Edwards Pharmacy for providing this important service to our community.
    For those looking for the most comprehensive list of COVID-19 testing throughout Maryland,  Please go to: 
    If you are getting tested for COVID-19, please read these suggestions from the Maryland Department of Health and follow these suggestions until your results come in:
    We want to express our gratitude at our community's cooperation and care during this challenging time.

    Opioid Awareness

    Queen Anne's County health officials and emergency personnel are encouraging all residents of Queen Anne's County to recognize the potential health hazards associated with the illicit use of opioids and other drugs of abuse. Citizens need to be aware of the deadly risks of using or misusing all sub​stances including prescribed medications.

    In the event of a medical emergency, do not hesitate to contact 911.

    Family Support Group

    For families and friends of those struggling with opiate misuse. This is an open group which will be held every Tuesday night from 6:30 to 7:30 PM starting October 3, 2017. No registration requited. No cost. We will meet at the Nielsen Center located at 205 N. Liberty Street (across from the District Court) in Centreville, Maryland. For questions contact Kate Ryan, M.S., LCADC at 410-758-1306 ext. 4525 or send an e-mail to

    If you, a family member, friend, or co-worker needs help due to their substance use, please contact the Eastern Shore Crisis Hotline @ 1-888-407-8018. Please understand that asking for help is the first step in solving a drug abuse or addiction problem.

    Queen Anne's County Department of Health


    Queen Anne's County Department of Emergency Services


    Queen Anne's County Drug Task Force

    410-758-TIPS (8477)

    Office of the Sheriff for Queen Anne's County


    Maryland State Police, Barrack 'S' Centreville


    Centreville Police Department


    Queen Anne's County State's Attorney's Office