Obtaining a Certified Death Certificate or Death Transcript | Tompkins County NY

General Instructions

  • Use this application to submit your request only for record of a death that occurred in Tompkins County. Send completed form plus fee by postal mail or in-person at the TCHD office.
  • For record of a death that occurred in another county in NYS, contact the New York State Health Department.
  • Do not use this application for genealogy requests. Please visit or genealogy page.
  • Only the spouse, parent, sibling, or child of the deceased may obtain a death certificate copy.
  • Other persons must submit a New York State court order or documentation demonstrating that the death certificate copy is required to establish a lawful right or claim (see below).
  • Other persons must submit a New York State court order or documentation demonstrating that the death certificate copy is required to establish a lawful right or claim (see below).
  • Download application (PDF, 67KB) and submit according to
    “How to get…” (below).

FEE per one transaction:*

  • $30 for the first certified copy
  • $15 for each additional copy
  • Do Not send cash.

*One transaction refers to one customer ordering a single phonograph record at any one time .

How to get a mail order copy

  • Click here to download a request form in PDF format (67KB).
  • Adobe ®

    Reader ® (version 5.0 or later) will allow you to enter your information directly into the form and then print it out ready to sign and mail with check or money order.

  • We recommend that you save the form to a location where you will be able to find it, before you start to enter your information.
  • When completing the form, please be aware that you will not be able to save the form with any information you have entered.
  • You must print the form after you complete it, then sign and mail with check or money order.
  • You may also print the form and complete it by typing or printing, then sign and mail with check or money order.
  • Send with the following:
    • Indentification — Provide one ( 1 ) of the following : Driver ’ second license, Non-driver ’ sulfur license, Passport, Naturalization Papers, Military ID, Employer ’ second Photo ID, Two utility program bills, showing applicant ’ s name and address, Police report of lost or stolen ID )
    • Applicable fee(s): $30
  • Send to:
    Tompkins County Health Department
    Attn: Vital Records
    55 Brown Road
    Ithaca, NY 14850

What is a lawful right or claim?

If the applicant is not the spouse, parent, sibling, or child of the dead person, a true good or claim must be documented. An exercise of a lawful right or claim would be a death record needed by the applicant to claim a benefit. Documentation would consist of an official letter from the agency ( or lawyer representing estate of the deceased ) verifying that to process the claim they require from the applicant a copy of the requested death criminal record .
FEE per one transaction*:
$ 30 for the first certified imitate
$ 15 for each extra imitate
( do not send cash. )
* One transaction refers to one customer ordering a unmarried read at any one clock.

For deaths which occured within Tompkins County, click here for the form used to submit your request by Postal mail .
For deaths which occurred outside Tompkins County, click hera to link to the NYSDOH .
One (1) of the following forms of Identification:
•Driver ’ s license
•Non-driver ’ s license
•Passport
•Naturalization Papers
•Military ID
•Employer ’ s Photo ID
•Two utility bills showing applicant ’ second appoint and address
•Police report of lost or stolen ID

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