We are an authorized online vital records ordering service for Sonoma County Recorder.
That means we can process your request fast, affordably, and securely. The only thing faster is doing it in person – but that’s not always possible or convenient, and that’s why we’re here.
About Vital Records from Sonoma County Recorder
SONOMA COUNTY VITAL RECORDS
The Sonoma County Recorder (Sonoma County Vital Records) issues Authorized and Informational copies of Sonoma County birth certificates, Sonoma County death certificates and certified copies of Sonoma County marriage records (for marriage licenses that were issued in Sonoma County). You may order copies of Sonoma County vital records through VitalChek on an expedited basis.
Although VitalChek attempts to include accurate and up-to-date information on this site, state and agency information is subject to change without notice. VitalChek makes no representations or warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of the information herein and assumes no liability with respect to such information.
Available California (CA) Vital Record Types
Birth Authorized Copy
An authorized, certified birth certificate copy that can typically be used for travel, passport, proof of citizenship, social security, driver's license, school registration, personal identification and other legal purposes. Birth Certificates are available for events that occurred in Sonoma County from 1873 to present.
Birth Informational Copy
If you are not eligible to receive an authorized copy of the birth certificate, you will receive a certified informational copy with the words "INFORMATIONAL, NOT A VALID DOCUMENT TO ESTABLISH IDENTITY" imprinted across the face of the copy. This document is primarily used for genealogy and cannot be used for identification purposes.
Why should you trust VitalChek?
vital documents processed per year
More than 35 years
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