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Obtain a Death Certificate

To get a copy of a death certificate, contact the Miami-Dade County Health Department – Bureau of Vital Records. Requests can be made by phone, in person or by mail.

The county health department is a division of the Florida Department of Health.

Phone Number(s)

Locations and Hours

  • Health District

    1350 NW 14th St, Miami, FL 33125
    Bureau of Vital Records, Room #3
    305-575-5030
Medical Examiner
Dr. Emma O. Lew, Chief Medical Examiner

Medical Examiner Building
1851 NW 10th Ave, Miami, FL 33136
305-545-2400305-545-2400

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