Birth Certificate & Death Certificates
Effingham County Probate Court can only issue certified copies of Birth Certificates & Death Certificates.
Effingham County Probate Court only has Birth Certificates for people that were born in Georgia.
Applicant must show proper identification as being a relative or the person that is the applicant and other necessary proof before we are able to issue a certified copy of a Birth Certificate or Death Certificate.
Applicant then will be given a form (EFS/Vital Records 2/96) that he or she must fill out.
Fees for copies of Certified Birth Certificate & Death Certificates
First copy - $25.00
Additional copies issued at the same time - $5.00
We can not issue any uncertified copies of a vital record.
We have applications for other States on request.