Vital Statistics

Birth Certificate Form

Congratulations on having a child! Please fill out the Birth Certificate Form and return it to the health department. Certified copies of birth certificates at the Norwood City Health Department are $25 each. This cost includes fees that we are required by law to collect on behalf of other agencies ($1.50 for Family Violence Prevention; $3 for Child Abuse Prevention; $5 for the Ohio Department of Health). The Norwood City Health Department retains only $7.50 of the cost to maintain records, purchase vital statistics paper and supplies and issue records. Each local health district sets their fees for vital records storage and maintenance. Payment for vital records at the Norwood City Health Department must be made by cash, money order or credit card. You can pick them up between 8AM-4PM Monday-Friday. Birth Certificates will not be processed after 4PM each day.  

Death Certificate Form

Please fill out the Death Certificate Form and return it to the health department. Certified copies of death certificates at the Norwood City Health Department are $25 each. This cost includes fees that we are required by law to collect on behalf of other agencies ($1.50 for Family Violence Prevention; $3 for Child Abuse Prevention; $5 for the Ohio Department of Health). The Norwood City Health Department retains only $7.50 of the cost to maintain records, purchase vital statistics paper and supplies and issue records. Each local health district sets their fees for vital records storage and maintenance. Payment for vital records at the Norwood City Health Department must be made by cash, money order or credit card. You can pick them up between 8AM-4PM Monday-Friday. Death Certificates will not be processed after 4PM each day.