DeathDeath certificates may be obtained from any county in Minnesota for deaths occurring after 1997. Deaths occurring before that time will need to be purchased at the county where the death occurred or county of residence.
A Tangible Interest form is needed to request a Death Certificate. Your signature must be notarized if applying by mail.
Tangible Interest form
Death Certificate Fee Information
|Certified or uncertified copy of a death certificate (uncertified copies are for genealogical use only - not considered a legal document)||$13.00|
|Additional copies of the same certificate ordered at the same time||$6.00|
|Credit Card services are available - convenience fee applies|
|Credit Card Fee Information
(MasterCard, VISA, American Express or Discover Card)