TN 24 (07-04)

GN 00308.056 Nebraska 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 records ($17) and death records ($16) are available in Douglas County by writing Douglas County Bureau of Vital Statistics, 402 Civic Center Vital Statistics, 1819 Farnam St., Omaha, NE 68183, Phone: (402) 444-7205. Shipping and handling fees apply for requests from the public for birth records (Mail: $5.00). Do not include the $5.00 fee if SSA is paying for the record. The FO cannot certify or obtain free copy.

B. Procedure - State Sources

1. Address and FO Code

Health Records Management (Vital Records)
State Dept. of Health
P.O. Box 95065
Lincoln, NE 68509-5065

FO Code 726

NOTE: You can find the most up-to-date information from Certificates & Reports . In addition, you can find EIN information here .

2. Cost of Copy:

Birth $17.00 (additional copies -- $17.00), Death/marriage/divorce $16.00 (additional copies -- $16.00)

3. Type of Payment:

Cash, check or money order. Shipping and handling fees apply for VISA, MasterCard, American Express or Discover.

4. Remarks:

Make all requests directly to the Dept. of Health. Do not contact the parallel office. Include SSA L-706, return envelope and check or third party draft. Requests processed within 21 days.

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

Electronic request for birth certificate is available using VISA or MasterCard -- $17.00.

Regional offices in Omaha, Kearney, Norfolk, North Platte and Scottsbluff. You may go to one of these offices, show a valid identification, and pay the file search fee.


To Link to this section - Use this URL:
http://policy.ssa.gov/poms.nsf/lnx/0200308056
GN 00308.056 - Nebraska Vital Records - 07/01/2014
Batch run: 07/01/2014
Rev:07/01/2014