The Jackson Madison County Regional Health Department issues certified birth certificates for persons born in Tennessee only. We issue the long form certificate for $15.00 per copy. We accept cash, credit cards, debit cards and money orders.
Copies of birth certificates may be issued only to the following persons:
Person named on the certificate, i.e., the registrant.
Parent of the registrant. Must be on certificate.
Spouse of the registrant.
Person with legal custody of the registrant with court documentation.
Anyone with a notarized statement from the registrant giving them permission to obtain the certificate.
You must be present in our office between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday to receive your certificate the same day. Persons applying after 4:00 p.m. will be required to return the following business day.