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Mary Gomez, MN


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126 W. 5th Street 
Benson, AZ 85602

(520) 586-8200



(Main Office)
1415 Melody Lane Bldg. A 
Bisbee, AZ 85603
(520) 432-9400

1012 North G Avenue Ste 101
Douglas, AZ 85607
(520) 805-5600


Sierra Vista  

4115 E. Foothills Drive
Sierra Vista, AZ 85635
(520) 803-3900

450 S. Haskell Avenue
Willcox, AZ 85643
(520) 384-7100

Cochise Health & Social Services

Office of Vital Records 

Locations:     4115 E. Foothills Drive                                1415 Melody Lane, Bldg. A
                         Sierra Vista, AZ 85635                                Bisbee, AZ 85603
                         Phone: 520-803-3925                                  Phone: 520-432-9400

Email:             vitalrecords@cochise.az.gov

Office Hours:     Sierra Vista: Monday – Friday from 8:00am 12:00pm & 1pm - 4:00pm

                               Bisbee: Monday - Thursday from 9:00am - 12pm & 1pm – 4:00pm.


NEWS FLASH - We Keep Growing!  Paternity DNA Testing Now Available at All Health Department Locations - Confidential paternity testing is now available at all Cochise County Health Department locations.  This service is through the DNA Diagnostics Center.  To make an appointment call toll free to 1-800-613-5768 and ask to be tested at the Cochise County Health Department site closest to you.  You can also visit their website for more information on testing and fees by going to http://www.dnacenter.com.



Thank you for visiting our website.  We are happy to provide you with the information you need to acquire certified copies of birth and/or death certificates.   Página en Español - Clic Aqui  por Arizona Department of Health Services - Office of Vital Records en espanol.

We provide birth and death certificates to Cochise County and Arizona residents.  We provide services to all funeral homes within Cochise County and others outside of Cochise County.  Please follow the links below to learn more about our services, forms and request requirements.


Birth Links:

Birth Certificate Request  

Birth Certificate Eligibilty Detailed Listing 

Paternity - Adding Your Child's Father to the Birth Record  

Putative Father Registry

Home Birth Registration  

Delayed Birth Certificates

Amendments and Corrections


Foreign Born Adoptions


Death Links:

Death Certificate Request  

Death Certificate Eligibility Detailed Listing 

Fetal Death Certificates

Certificate of Birth Resulting in Stillbirth


Other Important Links:

Ordering a Birth or Death Record From Another State? 

Acceptable Identification 

Fee Service Schedule


To get more information from the Arizona Department of Health Service's Office of Vital Records please visit http://www.azdhs.gov/vitalrcd/index.htm , reach them by phone at (888) 816-5907 or (602) 364-1300, or by mail at Arizona Department of Health Services, Office of Vital Records, 1818 West Adams, Phoenix, AZ 85007.



Online Orders:


We do not accept online orders; however, for your convenience, you can process online requests through an independent company that we have partnered with to provide you this service; VitalChek Network, Inc. VitalChek can be reached either through its website, www.vitalchek.com , or by phone at 1-877-803-0609. An additional fee is charged by VitalChek for using this service, and all major credit cards are accepted, including American Express®, Discover®, MasterCard® or Visa®.

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Have an emergency? Need a birth or death certificate fast? Click on the icon above to visit the VitalChek Network, Inc. website and see if they can help.