How to Obtain a Death Certificate
Certified copies of death certificates can be obtained through the Winnebago County Health Department for those who have passed away in Winnebago County, Illinois.
555 North Court Street - First Floor
Rockford, IL 61103
|Eligibility||A certified copy of a death certificate may be requested and released to a family member or a funeral home.|
The cost of a certified copy is $21.00. Additional copies of the same certificate purchased at the same time are $9.00 per copy. For all mail or electronic (E-Pay) requests, there will be an additional $3 handling fee. Please include this additional fee with your mail request. This fee will automatically be reflected on E-Pay.
|How do I get services?||
The following information is required to obtain a death certificate:
|Hours||Monday - Friday, 8 AM - 4:30 PM|