To obtain a birth certificate, complete and mail the application with your $10 payment, a self-addressed envelope, and a photo copy of your Identification to:
Division of Vital Records6764-B Reisterstown RoadBaltimore, Maryland 21215
When mailing your application, there is a 6-8 week processing window.TO ORDER IN PERSON:
Same day service is also available at local health departments in all jurisdictions except Baltimore City and Baltimore County, for individuals born after 1939. For a recorded message about birth certificates, call 410-764-3038 (Baltimore local) or 1-800-832-3277 (toll-free).TO ORDER ONLINE:
To order online, visit www.vitalchek.com and select the shipping option you prefer. When ordering on-line there is an additional shipping and processing fee.
TO ORDER BY PHONE:
To order by phone, you may call 410-764-3170. When ordering by phone there is an additional processing fee.
When obtaining a birth certificate or a related service from the Division of Vital Records in Baltimore, there is a $10 fee:
6764-B Reisterstown Road Baltimore, Maryland 21215