The Pasadena Public Health Department's Vital Records office maintains records of births and deaths that occur in the City of Pasadena.
Effective November 24, 2015 - The City of Pasadena Public Health Department has lifted the restriction on the number of certified copies of birth and death certificates that may be requested. We are pleased to announce that requests for multiple copies can now be processed. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
Certified Copy of:
Fee Effective 1/1/2014:
Fetal Death Record
Note: Displayed fees are for applications received in person. Additional charges are applied for certificates requested by mail and express service.
After Hour Burial Permit
Monday - Thursday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Please see the City Calendar for observed holidays.
Applications are accepted (click on link below for instructions):
Birth Certificates are $25.00 per certified copy.
Pursuant to California State Code 103650 the fee for any search of the files and records for a specific record when no certified copy is made shall be paid in advance by the applicant. If a record is not located, the fees for the birth record will be retained as payment for a record search.
Application Form (only ONE copy will be issued, effective 8/11/15; see notice on shortage of security bank note paper above)
Death Certificates are $21.00 per certified copy.
For More Information
Please see our Vital Records Frequently Asked Questions page or call 626-744-6010 for more information.
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