Yes, Nevada's Vital Records is open to the public.
The fastest way to obtain a birth or death record is by ordering online through Vitalchek.com or by calling Vital Chek at 877-456-5410.
You may schedule an advanced appointment in our Carson City office. To request an appointment, please email our Customer Service Desk.
Please be advised that if you arrive without an appointment, our office must prioritize advanced appointments. You may experience longer than normal wait times.
In the interest of safety, only one family will be allowed into the Vital Records lobby at a time. Please limit the number of people coming to an appointment to the absolute minimum.
Genealogical Searches - Appointments are required. Each appointment is a maximum of 30 minutes and each name (or variant) searched is $10.
For Amendments and Corrections - Adoption orders and Correction packets may be mailed in, or placed in our exterior drop-box.
Declarations of Paternity are done by appointment and must be signed in our Carson City or Southern Nevada Health District offices.