Birth and Death Records
Only records for events occurring in Clayton County are
available from this office. A fee of $25.00 is charged for the
first certified copy obtained. Additional copies may be purchased
at the same time for an additional fee of $5.00 per copy.
There are two (2) methods of obtaining vital records, in person
and by mail.
When applying in
person, you must present proper picture identification.
The court will accept a valid driver's license, a state issued
identification card, military identification or a valid matricular
consular card. Method of payment is by cash only; checks are not
When applying by
mail, payment must be in money order form payable to
Clayton County Vital Records. You must include the following
information; the registrant's name, date of birth, place of birth,
father's name as it appears on the certificate and the mother's
full maiden name. Also required is a copy of the requestor's
identification and a self addressed stamped envelope. The mailing
address is Vital Records, 121 South McDonough St., Jonesboro, GA
Clayton County Vital Records is located in the
Probate Court at 121 South McDonough Street, Annex Building 3,
First Floor, Jonesboro, Georgia. Office hours for obtaining vital
records are Monday - Friday, 8:00 am until 4:30 pm, excluding holidays.
Judge Pam Ferguson
121 South McDonough Street,
Annex Building 3,
Jonesboro, GA 30236
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday (8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.), excluding holidays.