LOCATION AND HOURS OF OPERATION
Our location: 1221 Fulton Street, 1st Floor, Rm. 128, Fresno, CA 93721
Mailing Address: P. O. Box 11867, Fresno, CA 93775-1867
Telephone: (559) 600-3310
Office Hours: Monday - Friday
8:00a.m. - 12:00p.m. and 12:30p.m. - 4:30p.m.
Closed for lunch 12:00p.m. - 12:30p.m. and all major holidays
BIRTH AND DEATH CERTIFICATES
The Fresno County Department of Public Health, Vital Statistics Program registers all births and deaths in Fresno County and issues birth and death certificates for the current and previous year only. To request birth/death certificates from previous years, you must contact the Fresno County Assessor-Recorder's office. The Vital Statistics program also registers Out-of-Hospital births for children under one year of age born in Fresno County. The program is responsible for maintaining the integrity of the automated registry system and for ensuring that document sealing and amendment activities comply with State requirements.
There are two types of certificates available: (click below for definition)
Funeral Home Death Certificate Application
Application and Permit of Human Remains
After-Hours Filing on Weekends and Holidays
California Department of Public Health
National Association for Public Health Statistics and Information Systems
Bureau of Consular Affairs