Death Certificates
Vital Statistics provides death certificates for deaths occurring within the last two years. 

Announcement: Birth and death certificates will be issued online due to COVID-19 situation

Due to COVID-19, Solano Public Health’s Vital Statistics unit is suspending issuing birth and death certificates in person at the 275 Beck Avenue, Fairfield location. We will continue to issue birth and death certificates, for the last two years, online. If people have questions about birth and death certificates and how to get them on-line, please contact 707-784-8060.

Information for Ordering Death Certificates

Please follow the following steps listed to place your order:
1. Fill out and print the Death Certificate Application Form.
2. Complete the application including the notarized section, then email the form to [email protected].
3. Pay online. The fee for a certified copy of a death certificate is $23.

Permit for Disposition of Human Remains (Burial Permit)

If remains or cremains are being moved from the location where they are legally interred, a new Disposition Permit is required.
In order to process this, the following items are necessary:
1. A copy of the death certificate, original burial permit or transit permit
2. A photo ID
3. Information about where the remains are to be interred in Solano County
4. Online payment of $12 for the burial permit

For more information about burial permits, contact the Vital Statistics Office.

Questions? Contact Us

For questions, call 707-784-8060 from 8am - 4pm, Monday-Friday or email us at [email protected].