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Vital Statistics Agency

Vital Statistics Agency

How to apply for a certificate


All the appropriate sections of the application form must be completed in full.

Incomplete applications or those with insufficient payment will be returned.

Documents can be issued only if the birth, marriage or death occurred in Manitoba. Certificates contain information extracted from the original registration filed at our office.

Birth certificates are issued in the applicant's birth name, unless a legal change of name has occurred. If you have changed your name upon marriage, please provide your name before your first marriage.

THE VITAL STATISTICS AGENCY STRONGLY RECOMMENDS THAT BIRTH CERTIFICATES BE ORDERED WITH THE NAME(S) OF THE PARENT(S).

In Person

Counter service is available at 254 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg.

The building is located at the SW corner of Portage Avenue and Garry Street.

The Agency is open Monday through Friday, from 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.

Available payment methods are cash, cheque, money order, debit, Visa or MasterCard.

Please note personal cheques, unless certified, will NOT be accepted for RUSH service.

By Mail

Download an application form and mail it to:

Vital Statistics Agency
254 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg MB  R3C 0B6

Available payment methods are cheque, money order, Visa or MasterCard.

Please note personal cheques, unless certified, will NOT be accepted for RUSH service

By Fax

Download an application form and fax it to 204-948-3128.
Available payment methods are Visa or MasterCard.

Online

For security reasons, certificates cannot be purchased online at this time.

Notice under The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

The information requested on the Application Form is collected pursuant to The Vital Statistics Act to fulfill the requirements for the release of birth, marriage and death information.

If you have any questions regarding the collection or use of this information, please contact:

Director
Vital Statistics Agency
254 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg MB  R3C 0B6

To download application forms, click here.

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