CITY HALL – Vital Records Office
101 W. Abram St. 1st Floor, City Hall
Arlington, TX 76010
Financial transactions are not accepted after 4:30 p.m. The office will remain open from 4:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday (except holidays) to answer questions and accept non-financial transactions.The City of Arlington Bureau of Vital Records is responsible for ensuring that every birth and death occurring in the city limits of Arlington is properly registered and submitted to the State of Texas Bureau of Vital Records for recording. This office has birth records for all Texas births from 1903 to present. Death records from April 1971 and up may also be obtained in this office.
- Frequently Asked Questions
- Fee Schedule
- Request a copy of a birth or death certificate online
The Arlington Bureau of Vital Records does not accept credit cards for online orders; however, for your convenience, online requests can be processed through an independent company that we have partnered with to provide you this service; VitalChek Network, Inc. VitalChek can be reached either through its website at www.vitalchek.com/arlington-express-vital-records.aspx, or by phone at 1-800-255-2414. 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®.
If you have questions or require additional information concerning fees, please call the Texas Department of State Health Services at 1-888-963-7111 or visit their website at www.dshs.state.tx.us.
For more information on Birth and Death Certificates, the Bureau of Vital Records can be contacted at 817-459-6777 x6234 and by fax at 817-459-6773.