Welcome to the City of Houston's birth certificate online ordering system. Online requests will be processed during normal business hours, Monday through Thursday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm., Friday 8:00 am to 2:00 pm.
Please note the following:
The State Office is requiring that all applicants upload a form of identification when submitting their application. Click on the button below for information on the forms of identification acceptable.
|Certified Birth Certificate (Standard Size - 8" X 11")||$23.00 ea|
*A $4 convienence fee will be applied to all online orders
Regular US Mail
Same Day Pickup
Place your order before 2:00 pm and pick up onsite in 2 hours after you receive your order confirmation. Orders placed after 2:00 pm will be available in 2 hours after the office opens the following day.
NOTICE: Failure to upload Photo ID will delay the processing of your application.
Next Day Mail
P.O. Box are not acceptable for Federal Express next day delivery. Please provide a physical address.
City of Houston Health Department
8000 North Stadium Drive
Houston, TX 77054
Houston Health Department Website (CLICK HERE)
Phone: (855) 642-2453
For information about the Zika Virus click HERE.
Same Day Orders - Available for Pick-Up:
Monday - Thursday
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM