The Vital Records Office processes and maintains all birth, marriage / civil union, and death certifications.
Birth & Death Certificates
Birth certificates can now be printed by the Grand County clerk and recorder for anyone born in the State of Colorado after 1905. To request a certified copy of birth or death certificate, complete and return an application to the Clerk and Recorder's Office:
There are restrictions to the issuance of civil union and marriage licenses, including but not limited to matters concerning age, blood relationship, marital status, union status, or guardianship status. If one party can not appear due to illness or incarceration, he or she must complete an absentee application. Please note that a civil union license may be issued to any couple while a marriage license may only be issued to male-female couples. For additional information please contact this office at 970-725-3064.