Teller County Clerk and Recorder

Vital Records Department


The Vital Records Department is responsible for issuing birth and death certificates. The department is also responsible for reporting all Marriage and Civil Union Licenses issued in Teller to the State of Colorado.

Services Provided Include:

   
Birth Certificate Application
    • Death Certificate Application
    • Marriage License Information
    • Civil Union Information


Teller County Birth and Death records cover Cripple Creek, Elkton, Anaconda, Lawrence, Florissant, Gillette, Goldfield, Victor, Divide, Woodland Park and some areas of Green Mountain Falls. Birth and Death records were not required in Colorado until 1910 but some records are available as early as 1876.

Historical death certificates are only available in the county of death. All requests must be handled though the Clerk and Recorder's Office in Cripple Creek.

From 1910 to the present, electronic copies of birth and death certificates for any Colorado county may be obtained through this office.

Birth Certificate Application Info
The cost of a birth certificate is $17.75. Additional certificates ordered at the same time will be $10.00 each. All requests must be submitted with this application:
   • Birth Certificate Certified Copy Application

Along with the completed application, a copy of identification must be included.
   • List of Approved Identification Documents
    *Please see additional information below.

Death Certificate Application Info
The cost of a death certificate is $20.00. Additional certificates ordered at the same time will be $13.00 each. All requests must be submitted with this application:
   • Death Certificate Certified Copy Application
   • Samples of Death Certificate Styles

Along with the completed application, a copy of identification must be included.
*Please see additional information below.

Additional Information
For more information regarding the documentation go to: The Office of the State Registrar of Vital Statistics

For information regarding Marriage and Civil Unions, please select the appropriate link:
   • Marriage Licenses
   • Civil Union Licenses

E-mail your questions regarding Vital Records