Due to the Coronavirus Pandemic (COVID-19), the offices of Vital Records is closed to the public until further notice. For Funeral Directors in need of certificates, please use this informational packet and find the procedures for services. For Birth Certificates, please mail in a written request of go to vitalchek.com. For more information, please contact the State Vital Records Office here.
The Office of Vital Statistics issues official copies of Death Certificates. The cost for each copy of a death certificate is $20, payable by cash or money order. To expedite the process, you can print the form in advance of coming to the office. Alternately, you may choose to apply online for the record with VitalChekExpress. Because the City of Bridgeport does not accept credit cards or online orders, we have partnered with an independent company to provide this service. You may choose to use the VitalChek Express Service, (www.vitalchek.com) to complete the entire process online. An additional fee is charged for using this service, and all major credit cards are accepted, including American Express, Discover, MasterCard and Visa.
Patricia P. Ulatowski
999 Broad Street, 1st Floor Bridgeport, CT 06604
Phone: (203) 576-7476
Fax: (203) 332-5633
Monday 8 a.m.- 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday-Friday 9 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.
Please note: Marriage license applications not accepted after 6:00 p.m. on Monday and 4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday.