Salt Lake County Health DepartmentGeneral Information Salt Lake County, UT 385-468-4100
Salt Lake County vital records offices have the following records available:
If the birth occurred before 1951 in another city in Utah, contact the Utah Department of Health at 801-538-6105.
Birth certificates may be requested by the general public 100 years or more after the date of birth.
If the death occurred outside these parameters elsewhere in Utah, contact the Utah Department of Health at 801-538-6105.
Death certificates may be requested by the general public 50 years or more after the date of death.
Marriage and divorce records are available to the general public 75 years after the marriage or divorce.
Note that abstracts are certified copies but have limited information.
To obtain a full, certified copy of a Utah marriage license, contact the county clerk's office (such as the Salt Lake County Clerk) in the county where the initial application was submitted. Certified divorce decrees are available at the Utah District Court where the divorce was granted.