Broward County Vital Records

Search Broward County FL vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


Broward County Clerk Office

Clerks file important documents and preserve vital records for their municipality. The Clerk’s office is a valuable source for vital records, which are available to the public. The office maintains certificates, death certificate, and marriage records, in addition to divorce decrees. Many Clerk’s Offices have vital records dating back to the 1800s, making them an excellent source for genealogical research. Most Clerk’s Offices provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Broward County Clerk Fort Lauderdale FL 201 Southeast 6th Street 33301 954-831-7019

Broward County Clerk Plantation FL 100 North Pine Island Road 33324 954-831-3371

Fort Lauderdale City Clerk Fort Lauderdale FL 100 North Andrews Avenue 33301 954-828-5002

Plantation City Clerk Plantation FL 400 Northwest 73rd Avenue 33317 954-797-2237

Pompano City Clerk Pompano Beach FL 100 West Atlantic Boulevard 33060 954-786-4611


Broward County Health Department

Health Departments maintain vital records for their municipality and make them available to the public. A Department of Health can issue certified copies of vital records for births, deaths, marriages, and divorces that took place in their county or state. Many Health Departments have vital records dating back to the 1800s, making them an excellent source for genealogical research. Most Health Departments provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Broward County Health Department Fort Lauderdale FL 2421 Southwest 6th Avenue 33315 954-467-4700

Broward County Health Department Fort Lauderdale FL 780 Southwest 24th Street 33315 954-527-8783

Florida State Health Department Fort Lauderdale FL 780 Southwest 24th Street 33315 954-467-4723

Florida State Health Department Pompano Beach FL 601 West Atlantic Boulevard 33060 954-786-4807


Broward County Marriage License Office

Marriage License Offices provide marriage licenses to couples who plan to marry in the office’s jurisdiction. They are typically a division of the local county clerk or the health department. Marriage License Offices also maintain copies of marriage licenses they have issued, which are available to the public. In many locations, Marriage License Offices provide online search tools to locate marriage licenses. To access older marriage licenses, you may need to apply in person or by mail.

Broward County Marriage License Fort Lauderdale FL 201 Southeast 6th Street 33301


Broward County Coroner & Medical Examiner

Coroners and Medical Examiners investigate deaths within their jurisdiction and perform autopsies and other postmortem examinations. Many vital records are available from a Coroner or Medical Examiner, including autopsy reports, investigator reports, toxicology reports, and in some cases, X-rays or photographs. An autopsy report will include the cause and manner of death. Many coroners and medical examiners provide online access to their reports. In other cases, you can obtain records by contacting the Coroners or Medical Examiner’s Office directly.

Broward County Medical Examiner & Coroner Fort Lauderdale FL 5301 Southwest 31st Avenue 33312 954-327-6500


Broward County Town & City Hall

The Town Hall or City Hall is the chief administrative office that runs the town or city. Town and City Halls often maintain records related to their municipality, including vital records. You can find birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses, and divorce decrees at the Town Hall or City Hall. In some locations, these vital records are available online or by filling out an online request form.

Davie Town Hall Davie FL 6591 Orange Drive 33314 954-797-1000

Fort Lauderdale City Hall Fort Lauderdale FL 100 North Andrews Avenue 33301 954-828-5940

Hollywood City Hall Hollywood FL 2600 Hollywood Boulevard 33020 954-921-3435

Pembroke Park Town Hall Pembroke Park FL 3150 Southwest 52nd Avenue 33023 954-966-4600

Pembroke Pines City Hall Pembroke Pines FL 10100 Pines Boulevard 33026 954-435-6500

Plantation City Hall Plantation FL 400 Northwest 73rd Avenue 33317 954-797-2200

Pompano Beach City Hall Pompano Beach FL 100 West Atlantic Boulevard 33060 954-786-4600

The Sea Town Hall Lauderdale-by-the-Sea FL 4501 North Ocean Drive 33308 954-776-0576