Death Certificates

Where to Get a Copy
If the death occurred in Montpelier, or the deceased resided in Montpelier and the death occurred within the state of Vermont, you may obtain a death certificate from the City Clerk's Office at:
City Clerk’s Office
39 Main Street
Montpelier, VT 05602
Phone: 802-223-9500

Otherwise, you may obtain a death certificate from the:
State of Vermont Public Records Division
1078 U.S. Route 2
Montpelier, VT 05633-7601
Phone: 802-828-3286

How to Get a Copy From the City Clerk
You may obtain a copy of a death certificate from the City Clerk's office in 2 ways:
  • By Coming into the City Clerk's Office
  • By mailing a request to the City Clerk's Office
The cost for a death certificate is $10.

Requirements for Request by Mail
A request by mail will be processed and sent out the day it is received at the City Clerk's Office. You must make sure of 3 things:
  • Enclose the payment along with your request.
  • State the full name and date of death on the request.
  • Your check or money order should be made payable to: City of Montpelier.