Hours of Operation
Monday through Friday 9 a.m.–4 p.m.
~ Closed Holidays
Telephone831-755-4504 (Birth) 831-755-4506 (Death)
AddressMonterey County Health Department
1270 Natividad Rd., Salinas, Ca
Birth, Death, & Fetal Death Certificates
Monterey County Vital Records office provides Birth and Death Certificates for the CURRENT YEAR and one year back ONLY.
All Birth/Death requests through mail must be notarized.
Birth and Death Certificates more than one year back may be obtained from the Monterey County Recorders Office.
Monterey County Recorders Office
P.O. Box 29
240 Church St. Salinas, CA 93902
Phone: (831) 755-5041
Fees: (as of 01/01/2014)
Death: $21.00 Fetal: $18.00
Burial Permits: $12.00
|(Only cash, check or money order. No credit cards accepted.)|
Applications: (All of the Applications are in .pdf format. If needed, click here to download free Adobe Reader .)
If you wish to contact us by phone, note that we cannot give any information regarding newborn certificate records due to HIPPA regulations.