Vermilion County Clerk
Cathy Jenkins

201 North Vermilion Street
1st Floor
Danville, Illinois 61832

Phone: (217) 554-1900
Fax: (217) 554-1914

  Order Death Certificate On-Line
  Application for Vital Record

County Clerk - Death Certificate Information

How do you obtain a copy of a Death Certificate from
Vermilion County, IL?

To obtain a death certificate, the interested party must indicate the reason for applying, such as: property right interest, personal interest, legal representatives, etc.

For the purposes of genealogy, the death certificate must have been on file for at least 20 years.

The fee is $23.00 for each death certificate and $12.00 for each additional copy of the same certificate.

To obtain a death certificate, complete the adobe acrobat
Application for Vital Records Form, include a money order made payable to County Clerk and mail to:

Vermilion County Clerk's Office
201 N. Vermilion St.
Danville, IL 61832

Note:  All vital records (birth certificate, death certificate and marriage license) are not public records, and therefore are not subject to the Freedom of Information Act.