Vital Records


Appointments are now available at Tarrant County's Vital Records Offices. To book online, please go to our Tarrant County Clerk Appointment site, choose Vitals as your service and follow the prompts to complete booking an appointment.



Downtown Fort Worth

200 Taylor St, 3rd Floor

Fort Worth, Texas 76196

Phone:  817-884-1550



Northwest Subcourthouse

6713 Telephone Road, Suite 202

Lake Worth, Texas 76135

Phone: 817-884-1550



Southlake Subcourthouse

1400 Main, Suite 140

Southlake, Texas 76092

Phone:  817-884-1550


Charles F. Griffin Subcourthouse

3212 Miller Avenue

Fort Worth, Texas  76105

Phone:  817-884-1550

Dionne Phillips Bagsby Southwest Subcourthouse

6551 Granbury Road, Suite 110

Fort Worth, Texas 76133

Phone:  817-884-1550


Southeast Subcourthouse Arlington

700 E. Abram St, Suite 101

Arlington, Texas 76010

Phone:  817-884-1550


Northeast Subcourthouse

645 Grapevine Hwy, Suite 120

Hurst, Texas 76054

Phone:  817-884-1550


Mansfield Subcourthouse

1100 E. Broad Street, Suite 102

Mansfield, Texas 76063

Phone:  817-884-1550

You may order a certified copy of a birth, death or marriage record online using your credit card through our only approved official internet business partner of the Tarrant County Clerk's office, VitalChek Network Inc.


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Vital Records Locations


Hours:  Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Please refer to the Vital Records Fee Schedule for Marriage Licenses, Birth and Death Records, Assumed Names and Military Discharges/DD214s fees and procedures.


The Vital Records Division of the County Clerk's office is the registrar of birth and death records for 28 cities and eight precincts in Tarrant County.


Birth and death certificates are available to immediate family members.  A valid government-issued picture ID is required.


The County Clerk issues and maintain all marriage licenses in Tarrant County.  A marriage license requires a 72-hour waiting period and the marriage ceremony must take place within 90 days from date of issuance.


An assumed name/DBA (doing business as) should be filed with the Clerk's office in the county where business is to be conducted.  An applicant may conduct business under multiple assumed names but each name must be filed separately.


Military discharge records or DD214s can be recorded and will be kept confidential for 75 years.  This service is provided at no charge to our veterans.


*All Vital Records services are available at our downtown location or seven neighborhood offices.


Assumed Name Search

Marriage License Search