For a copy of North Carolina birth certificate, please print and complete the appropriate form and send a money order or check (payable to the North Carolina Vital Records) to the name and address below.
North Carolina Vital Records
1903 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1903
Births and deaths have been registered in North Carolina state government offices only since 1913. Prior to 1913, the state of North Carolina did not use birth records or certificates of any kind.