814 Jefferson Ave.
Room 101 - 103
Ph: (901) 222-9693
Fx: (901) 222-9695
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Tennessee Office of Vital Records
registers and maintains the original certificates of births, deaths, marriages, and divorces that occur in Tennessee. Certified copies
of the original records are available to the person named on the record and to certain family members or legal representatives through the Memphis and Shelby County Health Department's Vital Records Office.
does not accept credit cards for online orders of Birth and Death certificates; however, for your convenience, you can process online requests through an independent company that we have partnered with to provide you this service; VitalChek Network, Inc. VitalChek can be reached through its website, VitalChek.com
. An additional fee is charged by VitalChek for using this service, and all major credit cards are accepted, including American Express®, Discover®, MasterCard® or Visa®.
Marriage and divorce files are not available through this office, but are obtained through the County Clerk's Office