The Office of Vital Statistics Services does not recommend the use of commercial vendors when ordering certified copies of vital records.
If you need to obtain a certified copy of a certificate we highly suggest following the procedures below. Doing so will save you time and money.
How to Request a Certified Copy of a Certificate
Our office is only able to issue certified copies of certificates for events that occurred in the state of Wyoming.
If your vital event occurred in another state, please visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) “Where to Write” web page to find contact information for other state and territory Vital Statistics Services.
Address and Payment Information for Mail-In Requests
- Requests should be submitted along with the fee. Money orders or a bank-personalized check from the person making the request should be made payable to Vital Statistics Services. Please enclose a self-addressed, stamped envelope with the request. Personal checks are accepted when:
- The requestor is entitled to the record and
- The check is bank-personalized and on the account of the person making the request
- Third-party or non-bank personalized checks will not be processed.
Vital Statistics Services
2300 Capitol Avenue
Cheyenne, WY 82002