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Tulare County

Office of the Assessor/Clerk-Recorder

Death Records

Death records are available only in the county in which the death took place. A listing of contacts in other counties is available here.

Death records for current-year events and one year prior originate in and are available from the County health department (Vital Statistics). Records for all years are maintained by the Clerk-Recorder.

There are several ways you can obtain a copy of a death certificate.

  • You can download, print, and submit a completed form to Tulare County Clerk, 221 S. Mooney Blvd., Rm. 105, Visalia, CA, between 8:00 AM and 3:00 PM. Please bring valid photo ID.

  • You can mail a notarized application along with payment to the address above, and your certificate will be mailed to you.


Please click below to download form(s):

Death Records

Application for authorized or information-only copy.