× NOTICE: County and City of El Paso Declare Local Disaster Due to Public Health Emergency Re: COVID-19
- View more information - COVID19.epcounty.com
- NEW: Disaster Declaration Related to Risk of Wildfires and Banning the Sale and Use of Fireworks
- NEW: Order No. 9 - Amendment 3
- El Paso County Mobile Drive-Thru Testing - View more information
- Stay Home, Work Safe - View more information

County Clerk Homepage

Jo Anne Bernal
County Clerk
Delia Briones

Vitals Division

Birth and Death Records
Marriage Licenses
Fee Schedules
Forms, Locations and Hours

Contact Information

500 E. San Antonio
Suite 105
El Paso, Texas 79901
[view map]

Monday - Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm

Phone (915) 546-2071
Fax (915) 546-2012
Email countyclerk@epcounty.com

Criminal Division
(915) 546-2072

Probate Civil Division
(915) 546-2116

Recording Division
(915) 546-2074

Vitals Division
(915) 546-2071

Contacts

Anthony Bedoya
Chief Deputy
abedoya@epcounty.com

Birth and Death Requirements

Step 1
Fill Out Application
All appicants must identify the requested record by filling out the Application for Birth or Death Record at the County Clerk's Office.
Step 2
Present Valid ID
Applicant must present valid identification - see Texas Administrative Code Section 181.28(i)(10)(11)
Step 3
Online Request
You may order a certified copy of a birth or death certificate through:
VitalChek.com
Step 4
Documentation
The same documentation requirements apply when requesting a copy of a death record.

Valid forms of ID include:
  • Driver's License
  • State ID
  • Passport
  • Military ID
  • Visa
For a detailed list of valid forms of ID, please click below:
Birth and Death Certificate ID Requirements

Qualified Applicants:
  1. Self-Request
  2. Parents
  3. Siblings
  4. Grandmother/Grandfather
  5. Spouse
  6. Son or Daughter of birth/death record
  7. Legal Guardian/Custodian
  8. Attorney
For a detailed reference guide of Qualified Applicants, please click below:
Birth and Death Records Reference Guide

Birth Certificate - State of Texas $23.00
Birth Certificate - El Paso County $23.00
Delayed Birth $48.00
Death Certificate - El Paso County $21.00
Additional Death Certificate $4.00
We accept the following types of payments:

Cash:
No foreign currency.

Credit/Debit:
Credit Cards
(Add $1.95 convenience fee for anything less than $87.00, 2.25% convenience fee for anything more than $87.00)

Money Order:
(Made payable to El Paso County Clerk)

Cashiers Check:
(Made payable to El Paso County Clerk)

Business Check:
(Made payable to El Paso County Clerk)