Order Certified Louisiana Birth Certificates Online From Louisiana Bureau of Vital Records and Statistics

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Louisiana Birth Certificate Types

Long Birth Certificate – Certified copies of birth certificates that may be used for practically all legal purposes, including proof of citizenship, school enrollment, personal identification, passports, social security, and employment. Birth certificates are available for all births that took place in Louisiana within the past 100 years.

Apply to receive this document by mail with our online system.

Long Birth Certificate

Apply to receive this document by mail with our online system.
Only one type of birth certificate is available in this state.

Other Types Birth Certificate

Only one type of birth certificate is available in this state.

Quickest Turnarounds

Immediately after you complete your Louisiana birth certificate order, we forward your request to the concerned government agencies for processing, reducing time lag, and ensuring the quickest possible delivery times. 

Trust and Security

Instant Vital Records is one of the most trusted names in delivering government-issued records. We use fully-secured servers compliant with applicable federal data protection standards to guarantee the confidentiality of your files. 

Order At Your Convenience

Instant Vital Records offers services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, for you to order at your convenience anytime, anywhere.

Price

Unlike other online record ordering services, Instant Vital Records charges no hidden fees. Get efficient and effective services without the high price tag. On top of the document’s actual cost, we charge a very minimal service fee, and that’s it.

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Your Security Is Our Priority

Keeping your personal information secure is our highest priority. Thus, all our online transactions are fully encrypted, firewall-protected, and hosted on a HIPAA compliant server. We fully adhere to the federal standards on transmission and storage of confidential data set by the U.S. Department of Commerce.

In addition, all information provided in the ordering process is handled only by authorized personnel. So you can be assured that your private information won’t be used for any other purpose except for that which it was initially provided.

Contact us to learn more about how we keep your information safe.

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Who can order?

Under Louisiana law, birth certificates are “closed records,” meaning they are not accessible by the public. Only the following individuals may be issued certified copies of birth certificates upon paying the appropriate fees, providing proof of identification, and completely filling out the application form:

The person whose name appears on the document (registrant)

The current spouse of the registrant

Mother or father of the registrant

An adult child of the registrant (at least 18 years old)

By court order (with a copy of the court order)

Sister/brother of the registrant

Grandmother or grandfather of the registrant

A grandchild of the registrant

An attorney representing one of the individuals above with a signed contract of representation or authorization

Louisiana Vital Statistics Agency Information

Louisiana Bureau of Vital Records and Statistics

The Louisiana Bureau of Vital Records and Statistics keeps records and issues certificates of vital events, including birth, death, fetal death, Orleans Parish marriage, and divorce that occurred in the state of Louisiana from the year 1911 to the present. 

Notice: It is in Instant Vital Records’ best interest to provide you with accurate and up-to-date information on this site, but state agency information and policies may change without notice. Instant Vital Records makes no warranties, expressed or implied, regarding accuracy, adequacy, completeness, reliability, or usefulness of any information, nor do we assume the liability of such information. 

Louisiana Birth Certificates

The Louisiana Bureau of Vital Records and Statistics issues certified copies of birth certificates, typically acceptable for most legal purposes, including proof of citizenship, school enrollment, personal identification, passports, social security, and employment.

Visit the Louisiana Bureau of Vital Records and Statistics’ official page for more information.

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Order Your Birth Certificate Online

Click below to order your birth certificate copy online through our secure HIPAA compliant software.