Health Department

Vital Records




Guidelines for Requesting a Birth or Death Record and a Genealogy Search:


  • Birth or Death must have occurred in Boone County and after 1882
  • Mail completed application to the following address:

  116 W. Washington St.  Suite B202, Lebanon, IN 46052


  • Provide a clear copy of a valid driver’s license or State issued photo ID


Fees for Records


  • Certified Birth Certificate: $15.00 each
  • Certified Death Certificate: $15.00 each
  • Amendments for Birth certificates: $10.00 each
  • Home Birth Registration: $35.00 each
  • Paternity Affidavit: $25.00 each
  • Genealogy Services
    • Uncertified Birth Record
      • $15 each (non-refundable)
    • Uncertified Death Record
      • $15 each (non-refundable)

Boone County Health Department does not accept out-of-state checks


We are not able to offer genealogy services on a walk-in basis.  Please allow 6-8 weeks for processing. 




If a genealogy search for a birth or death occurred between: 1882-1920, we may not be able to supply complete information.


 In addition to cash, check or money order, we accept Debit, Visa, MasterCard and American Express for payment.  Please be advised that there is an additional fee of $1 per transaction + 2% of total purchase when paying via card.



To contact our Vital Records Registrar, call 765-482-3942 option 2 or email:


Lisa Younts, RN

Administrator / Nursing & Vital Records Director

Boone County Office Building

116 W Washington St

Suite B202 Lebanon, IN 46052

Office Hours

8 AM - 4 PM

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