North Carolina Probate and Estate Settlement
Requesting Death Certificates Department of Vital Records
Event: Birth or death
Cost of copy: $15.00
Additional copies of the same record ordered at the same time are $5.00 each.
NC Vital Records
1903 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1903
Remarks: The Register of Deeds in the county where the birth or death occurred can provide copies of birth and death certificates upon request.
State office has birth records since October 1913 and death records since January 1, 1930. Personal check or money order should be made payable to NC Vital Records. To verify current fees, the telephone number is (919) 733-3526.
Information on how to obtain certified copies is also available via the internet at NC Vital Records.