Due to the new statewide public health order issued on June 30 by the State Health Officer, a new Jefferson County Health Officer face covering order has been issued. View the order for Jefferson County here. View the state order here.


The Jefferson County Department of Health will be closed on Friday, July 3, 2020 in observance of Independence Day. We will reopen on Monday, July 6, 2020 at 7:45am.

Vital Records

Birth Certificates  |  Death Certificates  |  Marriage Certificates  |  Divorce Certificates
Birth/Death Certificates
 

Birth Certificates

Birth certificates are restricted for 125 years other than to immediate family members.
Immediate family members are:
  • Mother/Father
  • Brother/Sister
  • Son/Daughter
  • Husband/Wife
Birth Certificates:
  • Copy cost is $15.00 for the first copy and $6.00 for each additional copy if ordered at the same time.
  • The person applying has to be 14 years old or older.
  • If further information or forms are needed please call (205) 930-1106.
  • The center for health statistics has birth certificates starting in 1908.
  • Written authorization required for anyone other than an immediate family member.
  • Identification is required to obtain a birth certificate. For a list of accepted forms of identification, please click on the Vital Event Certificate Request Form below.
  • Vital Event Certificate Request Form (English)
  • Vital Event Certificate Request Form (Spanish)
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Death Certificates

Death certificates are restricted for 25 years other than to immediate family members.
Immediate family members are:
  • Mother/Father
  • Brother/Sister
  • Son/Daughter
  • Husband/Wife
  • Grandchild, acting for the family or estate
  • Son in law/daughter in law, acting on behalf of his/her spouse
Death Certificates:
  • The informant can apply for a death certificate.
  • Copy cost is $15.00 for the first copy and $6.00 for each additional copy if ordered at the same time.
  • The person applying has to be 14 years old or older.
  • If further information or forms are needed please call (205) 930-1106.
  • The center for health certificates has death certificates starting in 1908.
  • Written authorization required for anyone other than an immediate family member.
  • Identification is required to obtain a death certificate. For a list of accepted forms of identification, please click on the Vital Event Certificate Request Form below.
  • Vital Event Certificate Request Form (English)
  • Vital Event Certificate Request Form (Spanish)
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Marriage/Divorce Certificates
 

Marriage Certificates

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Divorce Certificates

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Central Health Center
(Guy M. Tate)

1400 Sixth Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
Clinics
(205) 588-5234

Programs
(205) 933-9110
Eastern Health Center
601 West Blvd Roebuck
Birmingham, AL 35206
Programs and Clinics
(205) 588-5234
Western Health Center
631 Bessemer Super Hwy
Midfield, AL 35228
Programs and Clinics
(205) 588-5234
Hours of Operation:
All Centers are open 7:45am to 4:30pm. Phone lines for clinic appointments open at 7:00am Monday through Friday.
 

If this is a Medical Emergency call 911.
If you are a patient and need to reach your health care team after business hours for non-life threatening conditions, call 205-588-5234. For Medical Emergencies dial 911.

Nondiscrimination Compliance Office
(205) 930-1577
nondiscrimination@jcdh.org
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