How to Get Birth Certificate in Alaska if You Were Adopted
Alaska OBC Access Status: Always Open!
- Obtaining Non-Identifying Information: Non-identifying information is available to adoptive parents and adopted adults age 18 or older.
- Obtaining Identifying Information: Identifying information along with an original birth certificate and any changes in birth parents' names or addresses will be provided upon request to adopted adults age 18 or older. Parents who have surrendered may receive identifying information if the adopted adult is 18 or older and has made a written request for the disclosure of the information.
- Providing Information: Adopted adults age 18 or older or parents who have surrendered may submit a change of name or address to be attached to the original birth certificate.
- Obtaining an Original Birth Certificate: Birth certificates are available upon request to adopted adults 18 years or older.
Alaska Vital Records Contact InformationBureau of Vital Statistics
Dept of Health and Social Services
5441 Commercial Blvd.
Juneau, AK 99801
Fax: (907) 465-3618
Alaska Birth Certificate RequestClick here to obtain Alaskas birth certificate request form
For additional information on obtaining Alaska Vital Records, please contact the Records Processing Unit in Juneau at (907) 465-3391