By Nebraska law, certified death certificates have restricted access to family members or their legal representatives. However, uncertified, genealogical copies of a death record can be provided if the death occurred more than 50 years from the date of the request.
For a Nebraska Death Certificate, please print and complete the appropriate form, and send a money order or check to the name and address below:
Nebraska Health & Human Services System
301 Centennial Mall South
P.O. Box 95065
Lincoln, NE 68509
For death certificates prior to 1904, please contact the county office in the county where the death occurred.