For a copy of Massachusetts birth certificate, please print and complete the appropriate form and send a money order or check (payable to the Commonwealth of Massachusetts) to the name and address below.
Registry of Vital Records and Statistics
150 Mount Vernon Street, 1st floor
Dorchester, MA 02125-3105
Fax: (617) 825-7755
The Registry of Vital Records and Statistics maintains birth, death and marriage records that occur in Massachusetts from 1916 to the present. For earlier birth records please contact the State Archive.
The Massachusetts Archives at Columbia Point
220 Morrissey Boulevard
Boston, MA 02125
FAX: (617) 288-8429
From the Registry of Vital Records and Statistics.