BIRTH CERTIFICATE APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

  1. Applicants must appear in person between the hours of 8:00AM and 4:30PM.
  2. ​A Birth Certificate for you or your child(ren) can be obtained by providing a valid Driver’s License, State ID or Passport.
  3. Service provided in person on a walk-in basis. No appointment necessary.
  4. All mailed requests should be sent to Division of Vital Records, P.O. Box 68760, Baltimore, MD 21215 
    For more information (Click Here)​.
  5.  Complete the application available below or at the Talbot County Health Department.
  6.  The cost of each birth certificate is $22.00 payable by cash or check. We do not accept debit or credit cards.
Birth Certificate Application (Click Here)  

DEATH CERTIFICATE APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

  1.  Applicants must appear in person between the hours of 8:00 AM and 4:30PM.
  2. A Death Certificate may be obtained by providing a Valid Driver’s License, State ID or Passport.
  3. Complete the application available on our website or at Talbot County Health Department.
  4. The cost of first death certificate is $20.00. Each additional copy is $22.00 payable by cash or check.
  5. Death Certificate Records can be printed out at the Talbot County Health Department for dates of death in 2015 and after. For dates of death prior to 2015, contact Division of Vital Records at (410) 764-3053 for additional information.
​ Death Certificate Application (Click Here)​

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