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Certification information

Who can obtain certificates

  • The registrant, parents, grandparents, siblings, spouses and people with a tangible interest.
  • Supporting documentation to establish proof of relationship and/or proof of a direct and tangible interest, may be required.
  • Current ID is required. The following document provides the list of ID's accepted to prove a relationship with the person on the certificate.

Accepted ID list for birth and death certificates


Types of certificates

  • Birth certificates are available for all counties in Colorado.
  • Death certificates are available for deaths which occurred in Mesa County from 1910 to present.
  • Death records are available for deaths which occurred in the whole state from 1975 to present.
  • If you’re looking for a death record prior to 1975, contact the county in which the person died.


What will I be charged

  • A fee of $20.00 for the first copy.
  • Additional copies of the same record, obtained at the same time, are $13.00 each.

How to acquire the certificate

Birth and Death Certificates

Community Services Building (Public Health)

510 29 1/2 Road
Grand Junction, CO 81504
Monday - Thursday: 7:30 am-5:00 pm
Friday: 7:30 am-12:00 pm