Birth and Death Certificates

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How to Order a City of Houston Birth or Death Record

Order online (option #1)

Visit us in person (option #2)


Monday - Thursday lobby hours: 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Walk-in customers must arrive by 3 p.m.

Friday lobby hours: 8 a.m.-2 p.m.
Walk-in customers must arrive by 1 p.m.

Lobby is closed on City of Houston holidays

Payment Methods

  • Cash, money order, debit card, or credit card (Mastercard, Visa, Discovery only; No AmEx); Checks not accepted.


  • Parking is available in the adjacent garage at 8059 Stadium Drive
  • Parking fee: $4
  • We are not responsible if you receive a parking ticket or are towed for parking illegally on the street or in the hotel parking lot next door.

Other HHD Services

Women, Infants and Children (WIC)

WIC safeguards the health of low-income pregnant, postpartum, and breastfeeding women, infants, and children up to age 5 who are at nutritional risk by providing nutritious foods to supplement diets, information on healthy eating including breastfeeding promotion and support, and referrals to health care.

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Dental Services

We offer comprehensive dental care to adults and children (starting at six months) and teach you how to maintain good oral health. 

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Health Centers

We provide patient services to meet the community’s present and future needs in family planning, immunizations, tuberculosis diagnosis, care for sexually transmitted diseases, and dental care.

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