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Tulare County

Office of the Assessor/Clerk-Recorder

Birth Certificate

Birth records are available only in the county in which the birth took place. A list of contacts in other counties is available here.

The Tulare County Health Department (Vital Statistics) keeps records for one year after the date of birth. Records for all years are maintained by the Clerk-Recorder.

Newborn certificates are available approximately 4-6 weeks after the date of birth. Call our office at (559) 636-5051 if you wish to verify that the record is available prior to your visit. For more information visit our FAQ page.