How to Obtain a Birth Certificate

The Consulate General of the United States in Monterrey does not issue U.S. birth certificates. A birth certificate must be obtained from the state authority in which the U.S. document was issued.  Below are the links to each Office of Vital Records within the United States:

Office Telephone Fax E-mail
Alabama Center for Health Statistics Vital Records (334) 206-5418
Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics (907) 465-3391
Arkansas Department of Health (501) 661-2336,
800-637-9314
(501) 661-2717
Arizona Office of Vital Records (602) 364-1300,
(888) 816-5907
webovr@azdhs.gov
California Department of Public Health (916) 445-2684
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (303) 692-2000 cdphe.information@state.co.us
Connecticut Department of Public Health (860) 509-8000 webmaster.dph@ct.gov
Delaware Health and Social Services (877) 888-0248
District of Columbia Department of Health (202) 442-5955
Florida Department of Health (904) 359-6900 (904) 359-6931 VitalStats@doh.state.fl.us
Georgia Department of Community Health (404) 679-4702 phvitalrecords@gdph.state.ga.us
Hawaii Department of Health (808) 586-4539,
(808) 586-4542
Idaho Department of Health and Welfare (208) 334-5988 ivr@dhw.idaho.gov
Illinois Department of Public Health (217) 782-6553 (217) 785-3209
Indiana State Department of Health (317) 233-1325
Iowa Department of Public Health (515) 281-4944
Kansas Department of Health and Environment Office of Vital Statistics (785) 296-1400 (785) 368-6368
Kentucky Center for Health and Family Services (502) 564-4212 info@kdheks.gov
Louisiana State Registrar/Vital Records and Statistics (504) 593-5100 (504) 568-8716 _dhh-vitalweb@la.gov
Massachusetts Registry of Vital Records and Statistics (617) 740-2600 vital.recordsrequest@state.ma.us
Maine CDC Department of Health and Human Services (207) 287-1919,
1-888-664-9491
chris.zukas-lessard@maine.gov
Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Vital Statistics Administration (410) 764-3038,
1-800-832-3277
DESmith@dhmh.state.md.us
Michigan Department of Community Health (517) 335-8656,
(517) 335-8666,
(517) 335-8660
VRCustomerService@michigan.gov
Minnesota Department of Health (651) 201-5970 health.issuance@state.mn.us
Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (573) 751-6387 VitalRecordsInfo@health.mo.gov
Mississippi State Department of Health (601) 576-7981 VRInfo@msdh.state.ms.us
Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services (406) 444-2685 HHSVitalRecords@mt.gov
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (402) 471-2871 DHHS.VitalRecords@nebraska.gov
Nevada Department of Health and Human Services (775) 684-4242 (775) 684-4156 vitalrecords@health.nv.gov
New Hampshire Department of State Division of Vital Records Administration (603) 271-4650 vitalrecords@sos.state.nh.us
New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services (609) 292-4087, (609) 292-7837
New Mexico Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics (505) 827-0121
New York State Department of Health (518) 474-3075 vr@health.state.ny.us
New York City Vital Records at the Municipal Archives (212) 788-4520
North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (919) 733-3000 (919) 733-1511
North Dakota Department of Health (701) 328-2360 (701) 328-1850 vitalrec@nd.gov
Ohio Department of Health (614) 466-2531
Oklahoma State Department of Health (405) 271-4040 AskVR@health.ok.gov
Oregon Public Health Authority (971) 673-1180 (971) 673-1201 health.webmaster@state.or.us
Pennsylvania Department of Health 1-877-724-3258
Rhode Island Department of State (401) 222-5960, (401) 222-2811
South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (803) 898-3630 (803) 898-3761 mileslb@dhec.sc.gov
South Dakota Department of Health (605) 773-4961 (605) 773-2680 vitalrecords@state.sd.us
Tennessee Department of Health (615) 741-3111 tn.health@tn.gov
Texas Department of State Health Services (512) 458-7111, 1-888-963-7111 web.master@dshs.state.tx.us
Utah Department of Health (801) 538-6105 (801) 538-7012
Vermont Department of State (800) 464-4343 (802) 865-7754
Virginia Department of Health (804) 662-6200
Washington State Department of Health (360) 236-4300 contactchs@doh.wa.gov
West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (877) 448-3953 (866) 870-8723
Wisconsin Department of Health Services (608) 266-1373, (608) 266-1371 DHSVitalRecords@wisconsin.gov
Wyoming Department of State (307) 777-7591 (307) 777-2483