Effective August 28th, 2020, with the Governor’s recent signing of HB 2046, the fee collected for each death certificate will increase by $1.00 to $14.00 for the first certified copy. The fee for each additional certified copy, ordered at the same time, will also increase by $1.00 to $11.00.


  • New Law Changing Death Certificate Fees
    Effective August 28th, 2020, with the Governor’s recent signing of HB 2046, the fee collected for each death certificate will increase by $1.00 to $14.00 for the first certified copy. The fee for each additional certified copy, ordered at the same time, will also increase by $1.00 to $11.00.

    The Missouri Funeral Directors and Embalmers Association has been notified of this change in fees. In future correspondence, the Department of Health and Senior Services will provide guidance on the process for remitting the $1 increase for each death certificate to the Missouri State Coroners’ Training Fund. Click here to read the full bill text.

  • Bureau of Vital Records Lobby Open by Appointment
    The Bureau of Vital Records is open and ready to assist you via phone, email, online, and regular mail.

    For those customers who need in-person service, the lobby located at 930 Wildwood Dr., Jefferson City, MO is open by appointment. Please call the bureau at (573) 751-6387 for more information or to schedule an appointment.

    For more information:
    Phone: (573) 751-6387
    Email: vitalrecordsinfo@health.mo.gov
    Mail: 930 Wildwood Drive, Jefferson City, MO 65109
    Online: https://health.mo.gov/vitalrecords
  • COVID-19  
    All medical certifiers who are not currently signed up for MoEVR access are being encouraged to do so during this time of increased public health awareness. Call (573) 751-6387 - Option 4 or email MoEVRsupport@health.mo.gov
  • Missouri Electronic Vital Records (MoEVR) Login Process Enhancement
    • Refreshed MoEVR Logo and Application Design
    • Expanded Browser Compatibility (MoEVR Now Supports: Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox)
    • New Self-Service Login/Password Reset Portal
    • Easier Secure Login-in Process (Security Questions No Longer Required Upon Each Sign-In)
    • Expanded Secure Link Clicks (From 1 Click to 3 Clicks)
    • More Secure 12 Character Passwords Result in Fewer Password Changes (From Every 60 Days to Every 120 Days)
    • And More!
    If you have any questions about the above changes or need assistance with utilizing MoEVR, please contact the Bureau of Vital Records at 573-751-6387, Option 4.