Death Certificate Information
Death records are available at the town/city hall in the municipality where the person passed away, at the town/city hall of the place of residence of the deceased, and in Augusta at the Bureau of Vital Statistics.
Certified copies of death certificates can be issued to anyone who has a legitimate interest in the decedent. The fee is $15, for the first copy, and $6 for each additional copy.
Death records can be requested by mail by providing an application, positive identification including, but not limited to, a driver's license, passport or other government issued picture identification. Should you not have direct and legitimate interest in the death record, you must complete the Release of Vital Records Application. Send your application and identification along with a check payable to the City of Waterville and a self addressed stamped envelope to:City Clerk's Office
One Common St.
Waterville, ME 04901
Your request will be processed the same day it is received.
The City of Waterville does not accept credit cards or online orders; however, for your convenience, you can process online requests through an independent company that we have partnered with to provide you this service; VitalChek Network, Inc. VitalChek can be reached through its website, www.vitalchek.com. An additional fee is charged by VitalChek for using this service, and all major credit cards are accepted, including American Express, Discover, MasterCard, and Visa.