When you need to apostille an Oklahoma birth certificate, you will need to make sure to have a certified copy of the vital record beforehand. If you need to order one, your best bet is to go through the Oklahoma State Department of Health. Here's what their website says about obtaining one:
Oklahoma Vital Records maintains the records for births and deaths that occurred in the state of Oklahoma.
Vital Record Lobbies are Closed
Vital Records offers multiple options for obtaining your records. While our lobby is no longer open to walk-ins, we do offer quick affordable turnaround options to help meet your needs. This shift in service allows Vital Records to provide improved customer service and to process and have complete online orders in the mail within two (2) business days. For time-sensitive orders, Will Call begins July 6, 2021 at three locations – Oklahoma City, Tulsa and McAlester. Failure to complete the applications in full and include all required items will result in processing delays.
Cost is $20.00 for first copy and $15 for each individual copy for Oklahoma residents. Online rates will vary for non state residents. Orders may be expedited for an additional fee.
Will Call (Online Orders Only)
Online Orders – complete your order online with our partner VitalChek and choose between receiving records by mail or pick-up at Will Call within two (2) business days. Online orders will receive 2 emails: Order Received and Order Processed.
Phone Orders – complete full order over the phone with our partner VitalChek and choose between receiving records by mail or pick-up at Will Call within two (2) business days.
Applicant must bring a photo ID and the order confirmation. Will Call orders will receive 2 emails: Order received and Order ready for pick-up. Location options include OKC, Tulsa and McAlester.
Will Call Hours – 2:30 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. | Monday – Friday
Apostille for Oklahoma Birth Certificate
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