Where to Obtain a Tennessee Death Certificate

Cost of copy: $7.00
Organization: Tennessee Vital Records
Address: 1st Floor, Central Services Building; 421 5th Avenue, North, Nashville, TN 37243
Remarks: Vital Records Office keeps death records for 50 years; older records are maintained by Tennessee Library and Archives, Archives Division, Nashville, TN 37243-0312. Personal check or money order should be made payable to Tennessee Vital Records. To verify current fees, the telephone number is (615) 741-1763. Information on how to obtain certified copies is also available via the internet at the Tennessee Department of Health website. A photocopy of a valid government issued form of identification which includes the requestor’s signature, usually a driver’s license, must accompany the request.