Missouri Death Certificate
Fees and Payment Method
- First Death Certificate Copy
- Second Death Certificate Copy
(same Decedent name as First Copy)
- Mail-In Customers Add 50¢ for
return mail if you do not provide
*If the St. Louis City Recorder and Registrar does not have records for the year you have requested, your payment will be returned to you.
- Cash, Money Order,
made out to: Vital Records
- No Personal Checks
- ATMs on First Floor, City
same floor as Recorder and Registrar
Room 104 (License Collector)
Room 109 (Collector of Revenue)
What Do I Get for $13.00?
- 5-Year Search:
2 years before and
2 years after Date of Death
provided by customer on Application for the name provided by customer.
- When a record is found:
Your payment is used as a Copy Fee and you will be issued one Certified Copy of the record.
- When a record is not found:
Your payment is used as a Search Fee.