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Obtaining a Certified Copy of a Florida Death Certificate

Most families will need certified copies of a Florida Death Certificate to complete any business for the deceased.
Upon thinking of how many certified copies to request, keep in mind how much business will need to be performed.

Life insurance companies will require a complete certificate WITH the cause of death whereas most other companies will not accept them unless they do not show the cause of death

Frankly the cause of death is no one's business; therefore, you can protect your loved one's privacy by ordering several WITHOUT the Cause of Death.

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Death Certificates

The current charge (as of September 8, 2015) for the Duval County Office is $15 for the first certified copy and $10.00 for each additional. There are  specific requirements that must be met in order to obtain a certificate with the cause of death in the State of Florida

You can obtain extra death certificates by printing an application and taking it to the nearest local Vital Statistics office or you can visit the Vital Statistics Office website and obtain one from there.

The website address is: Duval.Floridahealth.gov.

Death Certificate Application

Simple  ~ Direct ~ Affordable

Starting at $795

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