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We are an authorized online vital records ordering service for Tennessee Vital Records.

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.

Tennessee Vital Records 710 James Robertson Parkway Andrew Johnson Tower 1st Floor Nashville, TN, 37243
Phone 866-233-0740
Fax 866-234-8802
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About Vital Records from Tennessee Vital Records

The Tennessee Division of Vital Records (Tennessee Vital Records) issues certified copies of Tennessee birth certificates, Tennessee death certificates, Tennessee marriage records and Tennessee divorce records for events that occurred within the State of Tennessee. You may order copies of Tennessee 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 Tennessee (TN) Vital Record Types

Birth Certificate Long Form

The ‘long form’ certificate is a printed image of the original certificate of birth. In addition to the child’s name and date of birth, it contains information such as the name of the hospital, address of parents, parents’ dates of birth, etc. The certificate contains a raised seal which denotes certification. Registration time for birth record are 45 days from the date of event.


Birth Verification

A verification of an event that can typically be used for informational purposes only. This is not a certified document and is not intended for identification. It is a handwritten transcript of the information taken from the original certificate. Registration time for birth records are 45 days from the date of event.


Birth Certificate w/Apostille

An Apostille certifies the authenticity of the issuing official's signature, which is often required by foreign embassies or consulates. An Apostille is a certification form set out in The Hague Convention abolishing the requirements of legalization for foreign public documents (1961).


Birth Certificate w/Authentication

An Authentication certifies the authenticity of the issuing official’s signature, which is often required by foreign embassies or consulates. An Authentication is obtained to transmit public documents to countries which have not subscribed to The Hague Convention.


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of experience

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