Welcome to the Bethany, CT Town Clerk's Vital Statistics online ordering system. Requests will be processed Monday-Friday: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM The Bethany Town Clerk's Office processes orders within 2 business days, excluding weekends and holidays, once all information is available.
In Bethany, the Town Clerk and Assistant Town Clerks are also the Registrar and Assistant Registrars of Vital Statistics. The principal statutory provisions relating to these duties are found in Sections 7-36 through 7-76 and 19a-42 of the Connecticut General Statutes.
Only a Registrar of Vital Statistics or the Commissioner of Public Health may issue certified copies of birth, marriage, death or fetal death certificates.
PLEASE NOTE: You will be charged a non-refundable $4.00 service fee, PLUS credit card fee, after the online order is placed, regardless of whether Bethany has the record on file. If you are uncertain, we recommend confirming with the Town Clerk's Office that they have the desired certificate before ordering. Please call the office directly at 203-393-2100 ext. 1104.
Notarized copies of vital records have no legal status (CGS 7-62a).
REQUESTING A BIRTH, DEATH, OR MARRIAGE CERTIFICATE
To begin the order process, click on the links on the left
|Certified Birth Certificate
|Certified Death Certificate
|Certified Marriage Certificate
* An additional Non-Refundable $4 Service and Credit Card Processing Fee will be applied to all online orders
|Standard Shipping - Regular USPS
Please allow up to 7 business days for your document to be delivered to you
Standard Shipping is through the USPS. Please allow 5-7 Business days for your order to be processed and the document delivered.
You will be asked to select the method of receiving the certificates during the application. You will be notified by us once we have processed your application and the certificates are out for mail or ready for pickup.