Vital Records

COVID-19 Update

Death & Birth Certificates Requests, effective November 12

Due to the increase in COVID, All Birth Certificates will be mailed to the individual making the request, you will have the option to have them sent by USPS or Certified Mail.  There will be no option to pick them up in person.

This will remain in effect until further notice.

 Death Certificates

 Due to the increase in COVID cases, we will be implementing some changes in picking up Death certificates.

  1. Your Drivers will need to call once they arrive at the Fire Dept, 317-526-7102.
  2. The Drivers will need to remain in their vehicles, and  have their masks on. No One is permitted to come in the Vestibule.
  3. Burial Transit Forms and Payment will need to be put in an envelope, to lessen the chance of transmission.

 This will remain in effect until further notice.

Vital Records (Births & Deaths)

All births and deaths within Fishers city limits will have records available through the Fishers Health Department. 

Please note there is a $10 shipping cost (in addition to birth certificate fee). No walk in's are allowed. Learn how to apply for vital record here.

For questions, contact the Fishers Health Department by email or at 317-526-7102. 

Request a Death Certificate 

Request a Death Certificate for funeral directors, third parties, and families.

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Request a Birth Certificate

Request a Birth Certificate. For all birth and death records outside of Fishers or for births/deaths prior to April 24, 2020, you may contact the Hamilton County or the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH). For questions, contact ISDH Vital Records at 317-233-2700.

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Burial Transit Permits

Please contact the Fishers Health Department by email or at 317-526-7102.

Fee Schedule

In accordance with chapter 180 of the City of Fishers Code of Ordinances:

Item 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


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