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Fees for Michigan vital records - searches and copies.

Turn-Around Time

Information on turn around times based on type of service requested and the date and type of the vital event.

Urgent Requests

Information on options - online ordering and other expedited service.

Adoptees Requesting a Birth Record

Information relating to requesting adoptive birth records.

Legal Name Change

Information on process to change name on birth record.

Identifying a Michigan Birth Record

How to verify that a copy of a Michigan birth record was recently issued by the State Vital Records Office.

Driving Directions

The State of Michigan Vital Records Office is located at 333 S Grand Avenue, South Grand Building, 1st Floor, Lansing MI 48933.

Official Statement of No Marriage/No Divorce

If you are a resident of Michigan and you plan to be married in a foreign country, you will need to obtain an official statement of no marriage (or single status).