Office of Community Care



Services and Fees

  • Full size/long form certified birth certificate (Dallas only  April 1983-present) issued same day
  • Birth abstract (State certificate) all Texas births issued same day
  • Death certificate(Dallas only April  1983-present) issued same day

Fees

NO REFUNDS ARE ISSUED FOR ANY BIRTH OR DEATH RECORDS SEARCH NOT FOUND.  THE SEARCH FEE IS NON-REFUNDABLE OR TRANSFERABLE.  FEES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE. 

ServiceFee
Birth Certificates (Search and/or Certified Copy)$23
Birth Certificates outside the City of Dallas but within the State of Texas (Search and/or Certified Copy)$23
Death Certificates (Search and/or Certified Copy)$21
Additional Death Certificates (Certified Copy of the same death record ordered at the same time)$4
Notary Service for each document notarized​$6
Subpoena Fee$1 plus the cost of the records
Mail Fee$1
Fees are non-refundable and non-transferable if a record is not found. Make payment payable to the "City of Dallas"​

         
 Payment Types (No Personal Checks Accepted)

  • Cash
  • Business Checks, no personal checks
  • Money Orders or Cashier's Check
  • Debit/Credit Card (VISA, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, Diners)