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Requesting a birth certificate

Request a birth certificate for a Georgia birth in 1919 or later.

Filing or amending a birth certificate

File or amend (change) a Georgia birth certificate.

Requesting a death certificate

Request a death certificate for a Georgia death in the past 75 years.

Filing or amending a death certificate

File or amend (change) a Georgia death certificate.

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Office of Vital Records
DeKalb County Board of Health
445 Winn Way, Decatur, Georgia 30030
(404) 294-3782