Fees for Official Certificates and Record Services Increased
Fees charged by the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) for official birth, marriage, divorce and death certificates ordered through Vital Statistics Services (VSS) were increased July 1.
The costs of birth, marriage and divorce certificates went up by $5 each, with death certificate costs up $10. Fees for searches and other official activities went up by $5.
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 states and territories.
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 must be 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