Where and how can I get a copy of a birth or death certificate or marriage license?

Forms requesting copies may be downloaded from our Forms & Applications page.


Birth Certificates: Only the parent(s) (father's name must appear on the birth certificate), legal guardian, child if over 18 years old. If the father is requesting a birth certificate, his name must appear on the birth certificate.

Death Certificates: Only surviving spouse, parent(s) or child of the deceased.

Marriage License: (After ceremony has been performed) Only the bride or groom.

Through the mail you must send us photo ID of yourself, (driver's license) and a self addressed envelope. The cost is $10.00 per copy and we only accept money orders; made payable to the Town of Mount Pleasant, One Town Hall Plaza, Valhalla, NY 10595. You must include the name of the person on the certificate and the date of the birth, death, or marriage.