Birth Certificate Application Process

Option 1: Apply in person

Complete and print the Birth Record Application (Fillable PDF).  Apply in person at one of our Customer Service Centers.

Remember to Bring


Option 2: Request by mail

Complete and print the Birth Record Application (Fillable PDF).
Mail notarized application with check made out to Scott County to:

Scott County Government Center
Attn: Customer Service
200 Fourth Avenue West
Shakopee, MN 55379

Do not send cash.


Certified birth records are available for a fee of $26.00 for the first copy and $19.00 for additional copies ordered at the same time for the same record. 
You can pay with cash, check (payable to Scott County) or credit card. If you pay with a credit card you will be paying a 2.45% convenience fee.
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