County Clerk Birth Certificate Information
Birth Records are available from 1867-to date. Birth records are confidential and are available only to the person or parents of the person named in the records. Photo ID is required to obtain a copy of a birth certificate.

In accordance with MCL 333.2882: Birth certificates 100 years old or older are available for genealogy purposes.

The cost of a birth certificate (certified copy only) is $25.00 for the first copy and $5.00 for each additional copy.

NEED A BIRTH CERTIFICATE IN A HURRY?
If you have access to a Fax Machine, and a Credit or Debit card you can fax your application and credit/debit card authorization to us, along with your photo ID at 989-831-7474. We can mail your record the same day, if your application is received before 2:00 pm. Call 989-831-7339 with questions.

Documents/Forms:
Credit/Debit Card Authorization Form
Request for certifed copy of birth or death record