The Coastal Health District of Georgia serves the counties of Bryan, Camden, Chatham, Effingham, Glynn, Liberty, Long & McIntosh

Birth Records from the Glynn County Vital Records Office

The Glynn County Vital Records Office can issue birth records for anyone born in Georgia since 1919. Previously, records were only available from the county where the birth occurred, but through a new Vital Event Information System, records are now available for births occurring in any Georgia county.

There is a $25 fee for obtaining a copy of a birth record, and $5 for each additional copy ordered at the same time.

Who is eligible to receive certified copies of birth records?

What qualifies as valid photo identification?

A valid picture ID is required to purchase a birth record. Examples of valid photo ID:

How do I purchase a birth record from Glynn County Vital Records?

You may purchase a birth record from Glynn County Vital Records in one of these ways:


Come to the office in person

The Glynn County Vital Records Office is located inside the Glynn County Health Department at 2747 Fourth Street in Brunswick. The telephone number is (912) 279-3346.

For same-day fulfillment of your request, you must arrive at least 30 minutes before the office closes. This will give our staff time to locate the record and create the certified copy.

Office hours are:

*The Glynn County Health Department is closed on the last business day of every month for staff training.

The cost per certificate is $25, plus $5 for each additional copy of the same certificate requested at the same time. We accept cash, money orders and credit and debit cards. We do not accept checks. A valid picture ID is required to purchase a birth record.


Write to the office, mailing in the fee and information

For mail-in birth certificate requests, please include the full name as it appears on the birth certificate, date of birth, hospital where birth occurred, father’s name if listed, mother’s full maiden name, your mailing address w/phone number, a copy of your state-issued driver’s license or picture ID, a stamped, self-addressed envelope, and a cashier’s check or money order payable to:

Vital Records
2747 Fourth Street
Brunswick, GA 31520

If requesting a death certificate, please include the relationship to the decedent and the purpose for the request.

All other requests for certified copies must be in writing and must be accompanied by the fee ($25 for the first copy; $5 for each additional copy ordered at the same time) and a state issued identification.


Questions? Give us a call at (912) 279-3346