TN 24 (07-04)

GN 00308.040 Maine Vital Records

A. Process

Divorce records are available from the Clerk of the District Court where the divorce was granted. The cost of copy varies. Birth, death and marriage records are available from the City or Town Clerk in the city or town where the event occurred or through the state of Maine’s Office of Vital Statistics.

B. Procedure - State Source

1. Address and FO Code

Office of Vital Statistics
244 Water Street
11 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0011

FO Code 003

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

NOTE: You can find the most up-to-date information from Maine Vital Records . In addition, you can find EIN information here .

2. Costs

Certified copies of birth/death/marriage/divorce documents $15.00. The cost of verifying a document is $15.00 for certified and $10.00 for non-certified. Payment must accompany request for verification.

3. Type of Payment:

Money order or personal check.

4. Remarks:

Please enclose a long, self-addressed, STAMPED envelope with your request.

Requests for any record, using a bank card, can be made via telephone to (207) 287-3181. Maine Vital Records does not accept credit cards or online orders. Additional certified copies of the same record requested at the same time are $6.00. A certified copy of a delayed birth certificate (BC), new BC as a result of an adoption or legitimation of registrant or amended BC for processing court ordered legal name changes is $60.00 each. Make all personal checks or money orders payable to “Treasurer of State.”


To Link to this section - Use this URL:
http://policy.ssa.gov/poms.nsf/lnx/0200308040
GN 00308.040 - Maine Vital Records - 05/27/2010
Batch run: 05/27/2010
Rev:05/27/2010