Birth Certificates

To receive a certified birth certificate, you must have proof of tangible interest in the subject of the record. Certificates may be obtained by mail or in person. FEES: Certified: $26 first copy, each additional ordered at the same time $19 Non-certified: $13 per copy INFORMATION FOR REQUESTS BY MAIL: 1. Print Birth Certificate Application Form 2. Complete the form 3. Have your signature on the form notarized 4. Enclose check or money order payable to Mahnomen County Recorder 5. Mail to: P.O. Box 380, Mahnomen, MN 56557 You will be asked to complete and sign an application that you have tangible interest in the subject. You will need to provide a government issued picture ID to receive the certified birth certificate.