Public Health

The mission of the Butte County Public Health Department (BCPHD) is to protect the public through promoting individual, community, and environmental health. 

Public Health Vital Records Fees

Please send a check or money order made payable to Butte County Public Health at 202 Mira Loma Drive, CA 95965. 
Please do not send cash by mail. Butte County Public Health cannot be held responsible for fees paid that are lost, misdirected, or undelivered. 

Certified Copies

Birth Certificate - $29 
Death Certificate - $24 
Fetal Death Certificate - $21
Permit for Disposition of Human Remains - $12


Acknowledgement of Paternity - $26 
Adjudication of Facts of Parentage - $26 
Affidavit to Amend a Birth Certificate - $26* 
Affidavit to Amend a Death Certificate - $26* 
Court Order Name Change - $26

*Refer to the California Department of Public Health informational pamphlets below as there are a few instances where these particular transactions do not require a fee.


Affidavit to Amend a Birth Record (PDF) 
Affidavit to Amend a Death Record (PDF)
Correcting Gender Errors on Birth Certificates (Link to CDPH)
Court Order Name Change (PDF) 
Obtaining a New Birth Certificate After Gender Reassignment (Link to CDPH)
Out-of-Hospital Birth (PDF)
Supplemental Name Report - Birth (PDF)

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Butte County Public Health Vital Records
Phone: 530.552.3996
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Butte County Public Health Vital Records
202 Mira Loma Drive
Oroville, CA 95965

Office Hours
Monday to Friday
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Except Holidays

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Public Health Department

202 Mira Loma Drive
Oroville, CA 95965

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24-Hour Line: 530.552.4000

Danette York, MPH, Director
Dr. David Canton, Health Officer

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