of Vital Statistics (Birth and Death Certificates)
HDHHS Bureau of Vital Statistics is at:
8000 North Stadium Drive
- 1st Floor
Houston, Texas 77054
North of Reliant Astrodome / Reliant Stadium
Intersection of Old Spanish Trail and North Stadium Drive
here for a map
Lobby - Open 7:00 a.m. – Closes 4:00 p.m. (hours subject
On City Holidays
Hours 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Operator - 713-794-9050
telephone (24 hours) - 713-247-1686
en Español (24 horas) - 713-247-1555
Office - 713-794-9070
Number - 713-794-9991
Card Orders - 713-794-9061
the information presented on this web page is provided to assist
people in obtaining birth or death certificates from the City
of Houston, Bureau of Vital Statistics. This web page is not
designed nor intended to be the sole source of statutory or
policy information pertaining to birth or death certificates.
A parking garage
is located adjacent to the Bureau of Vital Statistics office.
The busiest part of any workday is difficult to predict, but
we are usually busiest between 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.
During busy periods of the workday the parking garage may be
full. We are not responsible if you receive a parking
ticket or if your vehicle is towed for parking illegally on
the street, in the garage or in a business parking lot near
the office. The Bureau of Vital Statistics does not operate
the parking garage.
hour or less - $2.00
hours - $4.00
2 hours - $6.00.
is not necessary for you to bring your child to the Bureau of
Vital Statistics to obtain a Certificate of Birth for that child.
The lobby waiting area is not spacious and is not designed to
accommodate or entertain children. They may find a long
wait to be difficult.
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