To Obtain Certified Copies of Birth, Marriage or Death Certificates
The Town Clerk’s office issues only certified copies of Birth, Marriage and Death Certificates.
To obtain a certified copy, please complete the appropriate form, and mail along with a copy of photo ID, check (if out of state: money order) payable to Town of Redding, and a self-addressed stamped envelope to:
Redding Town Clerk
PO Box 1028
Redding Center, CT 06875
Certified copies of Vital Records are $20 each.
Please note: Access to birth records less than 100 years old is restricted in Connecticut. The fee is $20.00 per copy for the long form and $15.00 per copy for wallet size. To be eligible to obtain a certified copy of a birth certificate a person must be:
- The person whose birth is recorded, if over eighteen years of age
- Such person’s children, grandchildren, spouse, parent, guardian
- The chief executive officer of the municipality where the birth occurred, or the chief executive officer’s authorized agent
- The local director of health for the municipality where the birth occurred or where the mother was a resident at the time of birth, or the director’s authorized agent