Welcome to the Ross County Health District Birth and Death Certificate online ordering system. Requests will be processed between Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm.
GETTING A BIRTH OR DEATH CERTIFICATE
New Birth Certificates
Social Security Numbers on Death Certificates
Per Ohio Revised Code (ORC) 3705.23(5): For the first five years after a decedent’s death, a decedent’s social security number shall not be included on a certified copy of the decedent’s death certificate unless that information is specifically requested to be on the certified copy. Relationship restrictions apply and the acceptable proof is required; for details, view the Social Security Number Guidelines and Addendum Form (PDF), effective October 15, 2015.
To begin the order process, click on the links on the left
|Certified Birth Certificate||$30.00 each copy|
|Certified Death Certificate||$30.00 each copy|
* An additional Non-Refundable $5 Convenience and Credit Card Processing Fee will be applied to all online orders
Standard Shipping is through the USPS. Please allow 7-10 business days for shipping after the application has been approved.
Express Shipping orders must be submitted before 12:00PM (Noon) in order to be processed and shipped that same day. Orders submitted after 12:00PM (Noon) will be shipped the following day.