Birth Certificates

While Beaumont Hospitals does not issue birth certificates, you may obtain a copy from the City Clerk's office where you or your baby was born, such as Royal Oak or Troy, from Oakland County Clerk's office or through the State of Michigan Vital Records Department.

Photo identification is required, either a state ID card or a valid driver's license to pick up birth certificates. Only the parent(s) or the child, if they are 18 years of age are allowed to pick up their birth certificate. You are required to provide the proper information to get the birth certificate. Be sure you have the child's full legal name, date of birth and mother's maiden name when requesting certificates. You must also have the proper payment option in U.S. funds.

If your baby was born at Beaumont, Grosse Pointe, you may contact the Grosse Pointe City Clerk's office at 313-885-5800 or visit their website for more information. The Birth Certificate Form must be filled out and mailed to obtain the certificate by mail.

Fees

For mail and walk-in copy requests, the charge is $10.00 per child and additional copies are $3.00 each per child. For urgent requests, the charge is $15.00 per child and additional copies are $3.00 each per child. Check or Money Orders accepted. Cash accepted only for walk-ins.

Royal Oak

If your baby was born at Beaumont, Royal Oak, you may contact the Royal Oak City Clerk's office at 248-246-3050 or visit their website for more information. For mail-in requests, use this form. Be sure to include a return address where the birth certificates will be mailed. The process time is approximately 7 - 10 business days.

Fees

For the first copy, the charge is $15.00 per child and additional copies are $5.00 each per child. Charge cards are not accepted.

Troy

If your baby was born at Beaumont, Troy, you may contact the Troy City Clerk's office at 248-524-3317 or go to their website for forms and information. The Birth Certificate Form must be filled out and mailed in to obtain the certificate by mail.

Fees

For the first copy, the charge is $15.00 per child and additional copies are $5.00 each per child. Check or Money Orders are accepted.

Oakland County

You may also go to the Oakland County Clerk's office or order the birth certificate online by filling out the online form.

Fees

For the first copy, the charge is $15.00 per child and additional copies are $5.00 each per child. Money Orders or a valid MasterCard or Visa (send copy of front and back) are accepted.

State of Michigan

If you were born in Michigan, but do not remember the name of the hospital where you were born, you may go to the state of Michigan's Vital Records to request a copy of your birth certificate. For more information, call 517-335-8666.

You may go directly to www.michigan.gov/mdch to print off the online form to mail in.

Fees

For the first copy, the charge is $26.00 per child and additional copies are $10.00 each per child. Check or Money Orders are accepted.