How long will it take?


Processing Time


Request for Certificate - In Person 1

Same Day


Request for Certificate - By Mail or Online 1

4 weeks



6 months


Birth Amendments Over the Age of 1

6 months


Birth Amendments Under the Age of 1

2 months


Court Ordered Paternity

6 months


Court Ordered Name Change

6 months


Death Amendments

2 weeks


Divorce Amendment

4 months


Marriage Amendments

4 months


Voluntary Acknowledgments of Paternity

5 months


1 that requires no changes to a vital record