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
Arrives via regular U.S. mail in 4-5 weeks.
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
Place your order before 2pm and certificate arrives the next business day via overnight mail (Overnight delivery within the USA). Orders placed after 2pm will be processed the next business day.
Same Day Orders - Available for Pick-Up:
Monday - Thursday
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM