Ordering Birth Certificates Online

For fast, affordable service, order Texas birth certificates through Texas.gov, the official eGoverment site for the State of Texas.

The current estimated processing time for Texas.gov orders is 20–25 business days.

Births within the past 75 years are considered protected records.

Texas residents can only order:

Non-Texas residents can only order:

  • their own records; or
  • the records of their children if they are listed as a parent on the record.



Go to Texas.gov


Can't order online? Order by Mail.

For frequently asked questions, visit the Frequently Asked Questions page.

Last updated April 16, 2018