By Alabama law, birth certificates have restricted access to family members and their legal representatives for 125 years while those greater than 125 years may be obtained by anyone upon payment of the proper fee.
For a copy of an Alabama birth certificate, please print and complete the appropriate form and send a money order or check (payable to State Department of Health) to the name and address below.
Alabama Department of Public Health, Center for Health Statistics
P.O. Box 5625
Montgomery, AL 36103-5625
Fax: (334) 262-9563
For Alabama birth certificates prior to 1908, please contact the Department of Archives and History.