Vital Records

The Fishers Health Department is responsible for providing vital records pertaining to births and deaths in Fishers, Indiana, from April 24, 2020, to present. Vital records prior to this date may be requested from the Indiana Department of Health Vital Records office at 317-233-2700 or the local health department in the county where the birth/death occurred. Birth and death certificates serve as official documents printed on certified security paper and used for legal purposes to prove a life event.

You can receive certificates by certified or USPS mail or schedule an appointment to pick up your certificate at the Vital Records Office (3 Municipal Drive, Fishers, IN 46038) Monday - Friday from 9 a.m. and 4:15 p.m. by email or call 317-526-7102.

Payments for certificates must be made online when you make the request. Find instructions on submitting a request online. Please contact the Vital Records Registrar by email or call 317-526-7102 for questions or if you are unable to pay online.

Request a Death Certificate 

Request a Death Certificate online or in-person at the Vital Records Office (3 Municipal Dr., Fishers) open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Please verify eligibility for who is legally allowed to receive a death certificate and for documentation needed to complete requests.

Online requests are monitored Monday through Friday. You will receive email notifications about the status of your request and most requests are approved within 1-2 business days. 

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Request a Birth Certificate

Request a Birth Certificate. The online request system is monitored Monday through Friday. You will receive email notifications as your request moves through the process. Most requests are approved within 7-10 business days. No in-person birth certificate requests available at this time. 

Burial Transit Permits

Please contact the Vital Records Registrar by email or call 317-526-7102 for questions about burial transit permits.

Fee Schedule

Fees are in accordance with chapter 180 of the City of Fishers Code of Ordinances. Please note there is a $10 shipping cost for all mail sent by Certified Mail. All records sent by USPS are free.

Vital Record Fee
Birth Certificate $15
Death Certificate* $15
Birth/death certificate search fee $15
Legitimation/correction $25
Home birth registration $25
Paternity affidavit $35
Paternity affidavit (copy) $15

*Includes coroner’s continuing education fee