NOTE: Death certificates are available approximately 2 weeks after filing.Certificates for deaths prior to 1893 are not available.
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The following information is needed for ordering copies of Death certificates:
Did the death occur in Alameda County?
- Decedent's name
- Date of death
- City where the death occurred
- No - Alameda County can only issue death certificates for deaths that occurred in Alameda County. Please visit the website of the county where the death occurred. Below is a listing of Bay Area County Vital Records websites: