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DOH-Orange’s Vital Statistics office Closes Lobby

By Kent Donahue

March 30, 2020

Kent Donahue
407-912-0132 (cell)

ORLANDO, FL – Due to the ongoing effort to contain the spread of COVID-19, the Florida Department of Health in Orange County’s Bureau of Vital Statistics will close its lobby to the general public starting March 30, 2020.

Funeral homes will be allowed to enter and pick up their orders that are sent via fax.

Residents can call (407) 858-1460 for instructions on how to order Birth and Death Certificates by mail. There is an online process to order certificates through VitalChek. Visit:

VitalChek®is the only vendor recommended by the Florida Department of Health. VitalChek® is a 3rd party service, not affiliated with the Florida Department of Health. As such, fees charged by VitalChek® may be different than fees charged when ordering directly through your local health department office. See the links below or contact us for fees charged by the Department of Health.

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