The Brazoria County Clerk’s Office can issue birth certificates for individuals born in the State of Texas (exceptions may apply).
Types of Birth Certificates:
This office issues two types of birth certificates:
Long Form Certificates for the births that occurred in Brazoria County
Short Form Certificate (Abstract) for births that occurred in the State of Texas, but after 1926
This office does NOT issue wallet size birth certificates.
If the County Clerk’s Office does not receive the Birth Application and/or Identification within 48 hours after the payment has been submitted, a refund will be processed (convenience fee excluded).
The person named on the record, a parent, child (over the age of 18), sibling, spouse, grandparent, legal guardian or managing conservator.
The qualified applicant MUST present a Valid Government or State Issued Picture Identification
$23.00 per Certified Copy
Method of Payment:
Cash, Credit Card (convenience fee)
Cashiers Check or Money Order (payable to Brazoria County Clerk)
Personal Checks are NOT ACCEPTED
In-Office Request for Certificate:
Walk into any of following offices during business hours to obtain a certificate within minutes.
Please Note - Physical Addresses ONLY - Mail is NOT received at these addresses.
Angleton - Main Office - East Annex (old Wal-Mart building on Hwy. 35)
1524 E. Mulberry #152 Angleton, TX 77515 979-864-1355 Angleton Area 979-388-1355 Brazosport Area 281-756-1355 Houston Area
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Closed for Lunch 11:30 am - 12:30 pm Holiday Schedule
2436 S. Grand, Ste 106 Pearland, TX 77581 281-412-3399 Houston Area 281-412-6644 Fax
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Closed for Lunch 12:30 - 1:30 pm Holiday Schedule
Effective 9-1-15, Senate Bill 200 requires a person applying for a certified copy of a birth or death record by mail, email or fax to provide notarized proof of identity before the record can be issued.
Certificate Request by Mail:
To obtain a certificate by mail:
Include a copy of the applicant’s valid picture ID, signed and notarized proof of identification form and an accepted method of payment. Please provide a legible return address and day time telephone number (if available). Allow 5 - 7 days for delivery.
Brazoria County Clerk’s Office
Attn: Vital Statistics
111 E. Locust Suite 200
Angleton, TX 77515
Certificate Request Paid by Credit Card:
To obtain a certificate by Credit Card (MasterCard, Visa, & Discover):
**See Below for Expedited Services
Click here to Process Payment (Certified Payments charges a convenience fee) **Process full payment if requesting Expedited Mail Service
Type of Transaction - Vitals
Write the Certified Payments confirmation number on the Birth Application
Submit the completed Birth Application with a copy of the applicant’s valid picture ID by:
979-388-1358 Brazosport Area
Email - firstname.lastname@example.org
Please allow 5 - 7 days for delivery - Once the complete birth certificate request is received and verified by the County Clerk’s Office.
Expedited Mail Service:
To request Expedited Services for a Certificate Paid by Credit Card: