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GN 00308.026 Idaho Vital Records

A. Process

Divorce records are available from the county recorder in the county where the divorce was granted. The cost of copy varies. Marriage records are available from the County Recorder in the county where the license was issued. Birth and death records are not available in the county unless indicated. Unless otherwise indicated, all birth and death certifications are $1.00; all marriage records are $2.00; all divorce records are $1.00 per page. The FO cannot verify, certify or obtain free copies of the records.

B. Procedure — State Sources

1. Address and FO Code

Bureau of Vital Statistics
State Dept. of Health
450 W. State St., 1st Floor
P.O. Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720-0036

FO Code 893

NOTE: You can find the most up-to-date information from the Division of Health . In addition, you can find EIN information here .

2. Cost of Copy:

Birth $13.00 for a certified copy

$9.00 for a verification of a vital record for a government agency - supply exact information to be verified

Death $14.00

3. Type of Payment:

Money order or check.

4. Remarks:

Idaho requires a release signed by the subject of the record, or his/her representative for a copy of a birth, marriage, or divorce record. A release signed by a family member or the executor of the estate is required for a death record. Use of the SSA-L706 is preferred. Divorce and marriage records are available since July 1947. The subject of the record or representative must include with the request a copy of photo ID with signature or two non-photo IDs with signatures. The SSA employee shown in Part 4 of the SSA-L706 does not need to submit evidence of identity. Requests for verification only of a vital record do not require evidence of identity.

Can FO verify, certify or obtain copy of birth/death record? No.

C. List of Counties

See a list of counties here .


To Link to this section - Use this URL:
http://policy.ssa.gov/poms.nsf/lnx/0200308026
GN 00308.026 - Idaho Vital Records - 08/06/2010
Batch run: 08/06/2010
Rev:08/06/2010