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Vital records office offerings may be limited by date and type of certificate. If you need a copy of a birth certificate, death certificate, marriage certificate, or divorce certificate, contact Franklin Vital Records before you apply to make sure they can assist you. If they cannot provide the documents that you require, you will need to use our directory to choose a different vital records office in your state.
Every Health Department office has different fees and processing times. To avoid long lines and wait times at Franklin Vital Records, you should complete your application forms beforehand and plan to arrive early. For most applications, you will need to bring a government-issued photo ID, proof of residence, and the correct local application form.
Some vital records offices will issue your certificate copy on the same day. Others will mail it to the address you provide on your application. However, you can use this website to check your officeРІР‚™s processing times.