To apply for a birth certificate:
- Fill out our form Application for a birth certificate
You must be a parent listed on the certificate, a legal representative, a legal guardian (with court appointed papers), or the individual listed on the certificate.
You must be at least 18 years of age, and must have state issued identification.
Certificates are available for the State of Florida only. Applications for other states may be obtained from our office.
Cost and Payment
Birth Certificate $15
Each additional Birth Certificate $10
Vinyl Protector 8 1/2" x 11" $5 each
The Florida Department of Health in Lake County does not accept credit cards for online orders; however, for your convenience, you can process online requests through an independent company that we have partnered with to provide you this service; VitalChek Network, Inc. VitalChek can be reached either through its website, www.vitalchek.com, or by phone at 1-800-255-2414. An additional fee is charged by VitalChek for using this service, and all major credit cards are accepted, including American Express, Discover, MasterCard or Visa.