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Vermont Death Certificate

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Below is the information you'll need in order to obtain a death certificate in Vermont, including qualifications, cost, required information, where to submit your application, and a link to the application you'll need to fill out.


There are no restrictions on who may request certified death certificates in Vermont.


The fee to search for a death certificate is $10.00, which includes one certified copy of the death certificate. Each additional copy of the record ordered at the same time is also $10.00. Checks or money orders should be made payable to "Vermont Department of Health." Cash is not accepted. Fees are not refundable.

Required Information

  • Name of the deceased
  • Sex
  • Date of death
  • Place of death
  • Date of birth
  • State of birth
  • Age at death
  • Name of spouse
  • Your name
  • Your address
  • Your phone number
  • Your relationship to the deceased
  • Intended use of the certificate

Submitting Your Request

Send the completed application and the appropriate fee to:

Vermont Department of Health

Vital Records

P.O. Box 70

Burlington, VT 05402-0070

Download the Application

Click here to access the application for a certified Vermont death certificate.

See our complete list of resources for Vermont.

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