How can I correct information on an Arizona death or fetal death certificate?

The procedure to make changes from changing or adding a name spelling, to correcting errors in the information provided at the time of registration varies with type of change requested and how recently the certificate was filed.

Please review the information on the Death Certificate Corrections page for further details regarding the most commonly requested correction changes and review or print out the forms you may need to prepare before submitting your requests.

Our Deputy Local Registrars are also available by telephone to assist you with further questions at 602-506-6805:

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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1. Will I receive the certified copies of an Arizona death certificate the same day I apply?
2. What do we need certified copies for?
3. Who may apply for copies of Arizona death certificates?
4. Where do I find your offices?
5. Need a certified copy of a death certificate from a different state?
6. How long does it take after a person passes away for the death certificate to be available?
7. I thought I was able to receive 2 “free” copies of the death certificate?
8. How can I correct information on an Arizona death or fetal death certificate?