Requesting Certified Copies of Death, Birth and Marriage Certificates

Obtaining Certified Copies

In order for the Town of Old Orchard Beach to have a copy of a birth or death certificate or marriage license, the event had to occur in Old Orchard Beach or the person(s) who are the subject of the record must have been residents of Old Orchard Beach at the time of the event, and the event took place within the State of Maine.  You may obtain certified copies of these records by mail if you send a written request.  Please use the following forms when requesting certified copies of vital records:


Certified Copy Fees

For certified copies of Birth Certificates, Marriage Certificates, or Death Certificates, there is a $15.00 charge per copy for the first copy, and $6.00 for additional copies, only if requested at the same time. For example, two copies would cost $21.00.


*Please Note: There are new state laws governing access to vital records.  Those requesting copies of records filed less than 100 years ago will need to provide documentation establishing their right to the documents and establishing their identity.